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Kishan PatelAP Literature and CompositionMs.Downey20 February, 2016Good Country PeopleIrony, Grotesque, Gothicism and Dark Humor are all major elements to FlanneryO'Connor's short story "Good Country People." All these elements come together to helpcreatemood and tone in a story as well as author's sense of style.These elements also help portray thewriting style of Flannery O'Connor, which is Redemption by means of violence.The dark humorand irony especially help emphize the violence.An example from the text would include whenHulga acts as though she were smarter than everyone else, but in the end she was outsmarted,and then almost died.The Grotesques purpose in O’Connor’s stories include that of providing extraordinary
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Chemistry, Short story, good country, Grotesque

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