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The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter

The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter

by Carson McCullers

The dimensions of a work of art are seldom realized by the author until the work is accomplished.


Works Cited

Carr, Virginia Spencer. The Lonely Hunter: A Biography of Carson McCullers. 1975. New York: Carroll & Graf, 1985.

Excerpts from THE HEART IS A LONELY HUNTER. By Carson McCullers. Copyright © 1940, renewed 1967 by Carson McCullers. Reprinted by permission of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Acknowledgments

Writers: Molly Thomas-Hicks with Ted Libbey for the National Endowment for the Arts

Graphic Design for PDF files: Fletcher Design/Washington, DC

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