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Joan Didion's Biography

Joan Didion (born December 5, 1934) is an American author best known for her novels and her literary journalism. Her novels and essays explore the disintegration of American morals and cultural chaos, where the overriding theme is individual and social fragmentation. A sense of anxiety or dread permeates much of her work.

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Last night, I said hello to Joan Didion.
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Joan Didion News Stories

  • Sarah Day grapples with grief as Joan Didion in American Players Theatre's ...

      News Source: Isthmus | 24 days ago
    n Sarah Day grapples with grief as Joan Didion in American Players Theatre\'s The Year of Magical Thinking \n \n by \n on Monday 07/07/2014 12:47 pm \n \"Life changes fast...You sit down to dinner and life as you know it ends,\" writes "Life changes
  • This is Not My Story to Tell

      News Source: Gawker | 26 days ago
    Nostalgia can be a caustic drug, particularly when loss is involved. Here in the New York winter, those August days in the South feel impossible, unreal, until a picture brings it all back, all of it, the good and the bad, and there were plenty of
  • The Book We're Talking About: 'California' By Edan Lepucki

      News Source: The Huffington Post | 29 days ago
    California by Edan Lepucki Little, Brown, $26.00 Publishes July 8, 2014 The Book We're Talking About is a weekly review combining plot description and analysis with fun tidbits about the book. What we think: There is something uneasy in the Los

Joan Didion Blogs

  • Buttered Brussels Sprouts with Flaked Almonds | highgate ...

      Blog Source: | 3 months ago
    From 'Goodbye To All That', Joan Didion. Lately I've been (re)reading Joan Didion. I started with her wonderful book of essays Slouching Towards Bethlehem, and am currently on My Year of Magical Thinking. She is a remarkable writer, .
  • Association Bordeaux-USA: The Librarian's Choice

      Blog Source: | 3 months ago
    Richly textured with bits of her own childhood and married life with her husband, John Gregory Dunne, and daughter, Quintana Roo, this new book by Joan Didion examines her thoughts, fears, and doubts regarding having children, illness, ...
  • Bob Hill's America: Day Seven (Desert Sands) | IFearBrooklyn....

      Blog Source: | 3 months ago
    It is the advent of brush fire season throughout the San Bernardino Valley, and I am reminded of how brilliantly Joan Didion wrote about this region nearly half a century ago. I am stuck in traffic on the 405 now, one final push before I spill out&

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