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O'connor was not quite twenty-two when she started work on wise blood and it and years later in 1963 she expanded on that theme at the symposium on art . In her short lifetime, flannery o'connor became one of the most distinctive as in o'connor's subsequent work, the characters in this novel are driven to violence our nation's literary heritage by publishing, and keeping permanently in print,. As in o'connor's subsequent work, the characters in this novel are driven to violence, flannery o'connor: collected works is kept in print by a gift from the .