This guide can help you:
1. An original work is written and published for people to read.
Flannery O'Connor compiles several short stories within A Good Man is Hard to Find.
2. Researchers form opinions and ideas about the short story "Good Country People."
Researcher: "Hey, this story is about how even highly educated people can be ignorant, naive."
3. These critical essays are submitted to a journal. The journal publishes the essays as articles. The articles are read by other researchers who sometimes add ideas that the original articles did not consider.
All to increase knowledge and understanding of one text! Amazing!