Grotesque Characters Comparison Essay by cee-cee

Grotesque Characters
An analysis of the grotesque characters in Eudora Welty's "Petrified Man," Flannery O'Connor's "Good Country People" and William Faulkner's "Barn Burning."
# 107623 | 1,745 words | 0 sources | 2008 | US
Published on Sep 09, 2008 in English (Analysis) , Literature (American)


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This paper explains that some characters can be characterized as grotesque because of their behavior or some unusual feature that sets them apart. The paper then examines the grotesque characters in Eudora Welty's "Petrified Man," Flannery O'Connor's "Good Country People" and William Faulkner's "Barn Burning." The paper shows how in each story, the grotesque stand out as embodying certain types and attitudes in a stark fashion, making them bigger than life but still realistic.

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