The Question and Answer section for Flannery O'Connor’s Stories is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Southern gothic fiction is a subgenre of gothic fiction, focusing on the American South. It is similar to gothic fiction. Supernatural or unusual events usually guide the plot. Unlike Gothic fiction, however, instead of there being a monster, the...
The grandmother does not want to go to Florida in vacation.
How does O’Connor use figurative language to develop the tone of the story? Explain at least three examples of figurative language and how they develop the tone of the story.