Welty focused many of her stories on the different varieties of people. A lot of the characters that she created were very unique. For example, in her short story Lily Daw and the Three Ladies, Welty created a main character who is mentally disabled. (1) In The Petrified Man, Welty includes references to people in a traveling freak show. (5) The characters that Eudora Welty comes up with really seem to make the readers think. Of course, not all of her characters are out of the ordinary. Many of the people that she puts into her stories are average people, but their personalities add great depth to the writings.
Eudora Welty writes with feeling and her “Emphasis is on varying combinations of theme, character, and style.” (Kinc...
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