scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 767
Lets take a look at A Good Man Is hard to FindOConner really puts the reader in the middle class mode and troughs a little religion at us In this I mean that she really took us to a important part of her mind and writing One mite say that she lets the Devil come out in her own little way In reading A Good Man is Hard to Find OConner puts me in a setting of a lower middle class family with a domineering mother grandmother and a whinny mother-in-law I tend to believe that OConner wants her to be the main character I would say the grandmother is representative of godliness and Christianity I havent read a lot of OConners writings However just from this one story I get the feeling that she could be telling of the changes that took place in the US after WW II when violence began to grow rapidly In the 50s crime was on everyones mind and in the newspapers I feel that this story reflects how OConnors view that society was drastically changing for the worse OConnors obvious displeasure with society at the time could have been attributed to her Catholic religion OConner was trying to put the question of Religion to the reader What I mean by this is What has happened to the World Here you have a dear old lady just trying to get her only son to take her where she wants to go Consider the Christian idea of evil as opposed to a divine nation of the good I noticed how the characters usually are acting from good intentions attempting to inflict their ideas of what is good on the less fortunate She shows us how violent the recipients of this good can become and how they resist it and react to it Religion that is Who was the momentary messiah the-on-the-spot-Jesus the Judas mother giving
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA