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On Joan Didion: Her Books, Life, and Legacy

A woman with a love for the written word, and a dedication to the truth.

By Kelsey McConnell

"Slouching Towards Bethlehem": Joan Didion's Iconic Essay on 1960s Subculture

The 1967 piece on San Francisco hippies is included in the critically-acclaimed collection of the same name.

By Olivia Mason

The 19 Books That Changed Joan Didion's Life

The author of The Year of Magical Thinking cites old classics and 20th century masterpieces as inspiration for her own work.

By Olivia Mason

24 Joan Didion Quotes That Strike a Nerve

Words of wisdom from one of the 20th century's greatest American writers.

By Olivia Mason

Get Ready for a Joan Didion Documentary with the Brand New Trailer

Get the scoop on “Joan Didion: The Center Will Not Hold."

By Olivia Mason

Joan Didion's Play It As It Lays: The Dark Heart of the American Dream

An excerpt from the literary icon's novel about loneliness and life's unanswerable questions.

By Olivia Mason

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