Week 5: 9/14-9/20

Welcome to Week 5: young Flannery O'Connor, happy endings, & 3 new stories!

Learning Objectives

At the end of the week, you will be able to . . .

  • discuss common elements of O'Connor's fiction, such as theme, character type, symbols, and setting.
  • identify elements of O'Connor's style and illustrate with examples from her fiction.
  • present and discuss insights into new O'Connor stories, supporting your inferences with evidence from the stories.
  • use MLA format to present quotations as evidence for your ideas.