"A good man is hard to find": The Proverb
- "A Good Man Is Hard to Find" O'Connor, Flannery // Atlanta;Mar2008, Vol. 47 Issue 11, p116
The article presents the short story "A Good Man Is Hard to Find" by Flannery O'Connor.
- READING THE MAP IN 'A GOOD MAN IS HARD TO FIND' Bryant, Hallman B. // Studies in Short Fiction;Summer81, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p301
Provides several criticisms in the short story 'A Good Man Is Hard to Find,' by Flannery O'Connor. Reasons for choosing the route in family travels as a theme of the story; Description about the Atlanta family; Identification about O'Connor's materialistic and humanistic thoughts.
- Six Illustrations of "A Good Man Is Hard to Find". Brawner, Dan // Flannery O'Connor Review;2009, Vol. 7, p35
Several photographs are presented depicting the illustration of the short story "A Good Man Is Hard to Find" by Flannery O'Connor.
- "Someone to Shoot Her Every Minute of Her Life": Maternity and Violent Death in Helena MarÃa Viramontes and Flannery O'Connor. Hewitt, Avis // Flannery O'Connor Review;2006, Vol. 4, p12
The article discusses the connections of maternity and violent death in Helena Maria Viramontes story "The Cariboo Cafe" and Flannery O'Connor's "A Good Man is Hard to Find." It cites that these two stories of maternal shootings are found in contemporary literature anthologies as the most...
- Flannery O'Connor's "Spoiled Prophet". Hendricks, T. W. // Modern Age;Summer/Fall2009, Vol. 51 Issue 3/4, p202
A literary criticism of the short story "A Good Man Is Hard to Find" by Flannery O'Connor is presented. It examines the characters of the Misfit and the Grandmother, particularly the Misfit as a prophet. An overview of the story is included. The themes of faith, sin and humanity's relationship...
- A Source for E. A. T. in "A Good Man Is Hard to Find". Gentry, Marshall Bruce; Wilson, III, Robert J. // Flannery O'Connor Review;2011, Vol. 9, p36
The article focuses on the potential use of Georgia State College for Women Building Committee member E. A. Tigner as the reference for the character named Edgar Atkins Teagarden (EAT) in the short story "A Good Man Is Hard to Find," by Flannery O'Connor. It says that O'Connor wrote the short...
- Misfit as Metaphor: The Question and the Contradiction of Lupus in Flannery O'Connor's "A Good Man Is Hard to Find". Horner, Carl S. // Disability Studies Quarterly;Fall2005, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p13
The article examines the question and the contradiction of lupus in the short story A Good Man Is Hard to Find, by Flannery O'Connor. Scholars of O'Connor's life and literature have questioned why a devout Catholic would create such a violent and self-contradictory figure as the Misfit in...
- SUFFERING AND THE SACRED IN FLANNERY O'CONNOR'S SHORT STORIES. Leigh, Davis J. // Renascence;Fall2013, Vol. 65 Issue 5, p365
An essay is presented about the role of suffering in both collections of Flannery O'Connor's collections of short fiction. The author describes how O'Connor's characters undergo physical, psychic and spiritual pain from various sources. He also discussed some of the short stories including "Good...
- The Singular Voice of Flannery O'Connor. HUDDLE, DAVID // Flannery O'Connor Review;2015, Vol. 13, p30
A literary criticism on the works of American writer Flannery O'Connor by writer and professor David Huddle is presented. He discusses in detail her different works including "Revelation", "A Good Man Is Hard To Find", and "Good Country People", wherein he looks at character portrayals, her...