Flannery O’Connor in this week’s New Yorker

The following comes from the Sept. 16 New Yorker magazine, in California mailboxes by the weekend of Sept. 14-15.   In January, 1946, while studying at the Iowa Writers’ Workshop, Flannery O’Connor began keeping a journal in a ruled Sterling notebook. O’Connor, who had left her home in Milledgeville, Georgia, for Iowa, turned twenty-one in March and had her first … [Read more...]