November 29, 2018 / Creative Writing
Angela Alaimo O’Donnell riffs on Flannery O’Connor’s fandom of Thomas Aquinas.
Angela Alaimo O’Donnell teaches English at Fordham University in New York City and is the associate director of Fordham’s Center for American Catholic Studies. O’Donnell has published poems in many journals and is the author of five collections of poems, two chapbooks, a memoir, and a biography of Flannery O’Connor, Fiction Fired by Faith, which won the Catholic Press Association award for best biography of the year. Her work has also been nominated for the Pushcart Prize, Best of the Web Award, Arlin G. Meyer Prize in Imaginative Writing, and Christianity and Literature Book of the Year Award. She will release Andalusian Hours, a new collection of poems that channels the voice of Flannery O’Connor, in 2019. To learn more, visit https://angelaalaimoodonnell.com/.