Writers Laughing: Flannery O’Connor

Oh, I know, I know. I should be promoting my latest book (price drop! we broke the buck!). I have another Object almost ready to go. I should be working on that. But how can I resist this one? Robie Macauley and Arthur Koestler – themselves two titans of the mid-century literary scene. And…



…and that’s Flannery O’Connor! Laughing! Here’s a close-up:


Love this! And guess where they were? The Amana Colonies. Of all places. The Amana Colonies. This is such a spectacular piece of the story I hardly know what to do with myself.

Happy Friday everyone!

Image Credits:

Robie with Flannery 1947” by Cmacauley (talk) 22:41, 28 February 2010 (UTC). Original uploader was Cmacauley at en.wikipedia – Transferred from en.wikipedia; transferred to Commons by User:ARTEST4ECHO using CommonsHelper.(Original text : I (Cmacauley (talk) 22:41, 28 February 2010 (UTC)) created this work entirely by myself.). Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons.

Flannery-O’Connor 1947” by Cmacauley – This file was derived from:Robie with Flannery 1947.jpg. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons.


12 thoughts on “Writers Laughing: Flannery O’Connor

      1. I was about to comment on “A Good Man is Hard to Find” as well. What a wonderful link!!! I will enjoy this myself and share it with the students I work with.


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