Master of Arts
James R. Frakes
Binx Bolling's search is religious in the deepest sense. Clues in the search are seeing things anew, family origins, and Jews. The search eventually leads to communion, which Percy feels is the original state of consciousness: coinciding with oneself and feeling at one with the universe.
Osinski, Barbara Helen, "From malaise to communion: a study of walker percy's the moviegoer" (1972). Theses and Dissertations. 4021.