By Timothy J. Basselin
Literature critic and theologian Timothy J. Basselin consults O'Connor's lifestyles and paintings to demonstrate the profound connections current among the subject of the gruesome and Christian theology. O'Connor's personal incapacity, Basselin argues, encouraged a theology that leads readers towards larger reputation of God's task in a sinfully ugly global. by means of combining incapacity stories, literary critique, and theological mirrored image, Basselin discovers a brand new imaginative and prescient for forthcoming the disabled, the ugly, and the opposite in society. Flannery O'Connor reignites O'Connor's personal opinions of the trendy affinity for perfection, self-sufficiency, and a transparent separation among "good" and "bad."
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Flannery O'Connor: Writing a Theology of Disabled Humanity (Studies in Religion, Theology, and Disability) by Timothy J. Basselin