Flanney O’Connor’s life at Currier House

Flanney O’Connor’s life at Currier House


Currier Hall (Currier House)
413 North Clinton Street

During her graduate years at the University of Iowa, 1945-47, Flanney O’Connor lived at Currier House, a dorm for women, where she shared a room with two other students:

At Currier House, she lived with a couple of rumba-loving suitemates who cranked up volume on the record player. While remaining friendly toward them, she soon relished their weekend departures.


Gooch, Brad. Flannery: A Life of Flannery O’Connor. New York: Back Bay, 2010. Print.