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Last Updated: 30th Nov 2022

Who wrote Wise Blood

Flannery O'Connor



What does Wise Blood actually mean?

Enoch is mentioned in the Book of Genesis. It is believed that he never died and that aGod took his place. They meet a blind preacher with his daughter.

What is the setting for Wise Blood? Wise Blood was the subject of a 1979 film directed by John Huston. It starred Brad Dourif playing Hazel Motes, while John Huston played the role of the grandfather evangelist. Amy Wright played Sabbath Lily. It was filmed mostly in Macon Georgia. This film is very literal.

When was Wise Blood published, then?

May 15, 1952

What's the story of Wise Blood?

Hazel Motes, a World War II veteran and uneducated U.S. Army vet (Brad Dourif), decides to start his own religion and impersonate a priest after returning from home. Motes quickly attracts a friend, a manic potato peeler called Enoch Emery (Dan Shor), but things get more complicated when he meets fellow sidewalk charlatans Asa Hawks and his young daughter Sabbath Lilly Hawks. (Amy Wright).