This volume contains collection of ten essays that focus on the fiction and non-fiction of southern novelist Walker Percy (1916-1990). Delivered during the 2002 Walker Percy Undergraduate Seminar held at Southwestern College in Winfield, KS, the contributors focus upon a wide array of topics relevant to the study of Percy's writings. Catholicism, race relations, existentialism and even Percy's semiotics receive attention in this dynamic collection.In the following paper the focus will center on how the novels of Walker Percy reveal the authora#39;s answers to these pressing questions. The argument will be made that for Percy, individuals have the choice of whether they will put priority uponanbsp;...
|Title||:||Signs of the Giver|
|Author||:||Beth M. Sheppard, Southwestern College (Winfield, Kan.)|
|Publisher||:||iUniverse - 2003|