Good news for fans of Miss O’Connor! She will be featured on a new U.S. Postal stamp which will be available for purchase beginning in June.
In his 2009 biography “Flannery: A Life of Flannery O’Connor,” Brad Gooch wrote, “O’Connor said that modern writers must often tell ‘perverse’ stories to ‘shock’ a morally blind world. ‘It requires considerable courage,’ she concluded, ‘not to turn away from the story-teller.'”
Read about it here.