Analysis of ‘A Lesson Before Dying’, by Ernest J. Gaines: Author background Related NotesAnalysis of 'Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland', by Lewis CarrollErnest J. Gaines was born into the fifth generation of a sharecropper family. Though born several generations after the abolition of slavery, he grew up in highly deprived conditions.
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Analysis of ‘A Good Man Is Hard to Find’, by Flannery O’ConnorAnalysis of ‘A Good Man Is Hard to Find’, by Flannery O’Connor
Author Background Flannery O’Connor was born in Savannah, Georgia but moved to Atlanta as a teenager. She began writing as student and was also an avid reader. When she was fifteen, her father died of LSE, a disease affecting the immune system. When Flannery was just thirty nine, she too