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“A Good Man is Hard to Find” by Flannery O’Connor

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Dana Thompson

July 8, 2012

My coming into possession of this short story collection is really a classic example of the "Intrigued Student" phenomenon––an occurrence in which the student in question is completely and utterly caught by an assigned reading for a class. I have always been a fan of short but masterful stories,...

Acclaimed writer George Saunders visits campus

Mallory Martin

April 26, 2012

Whitman's Visiting Writers Reading Series welcomes its seventh and final speaker for the year to campus on Thursday, April 26. New York Times bestselling author and columnist George Saunders will share his work for the ultimate reading, after a slight setback and postponement from last month. Currently...

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