ERIC Number: EJ651844
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
A Teacher's Adventures in Understanding and Teaching Flannery O'Connor's "A Good Man Is Hard to Find."
Eureka Studies In Teaching Short Fiction, v1 n2 p55-60 Spr 2001
Discusses author's own struggle with understanding Flannery O'Connor's "A Good Man Is Hard to Find." Comments on two major distractions which interfered with understanding the story. Outlines students' questions about the story. Proposes that teaching good literature involves an exploration of the mysteries of life. (PM)
Descriptors: Critical Reading, English Instruction, Higher Education, Reading Comprehension, Short Stories, Teacher Motivation, Teaching Methods
Loren Logsdon, Humanities Division, Eureka College, 300 E. College Avenue, Eureka, IL 61530-1500.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A