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Now That I'm A Mom, Only One Fear Consumes Me
Author, "Living Room" and "The First Hurt"
That the joy of motherhood is compounded with the thought of death changes life itself. My worry morphed into the shape of a joyful, warm and funny little girl, who doesn't yet understand death.
Joan Didion: Late in Life
Author, "Alive Inside the Wreck: A Biography of Nathanael West"
Beyond the raw details of her daughter's death, beyond her grasp to understand its aftermath and its applied metaphor,
deals with the physical "dismantling" of Didion herself.
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Blue Nights and the Solace of Art
is the story of Joan Didion's craving for communion between the "I" of her individual event of loss and grief, and the "we" of its universal experience.
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Easy Reader: Is Joan Didion's
Way Too Blue?
Writer, Drama Critic
In discoursing on her daughter's death -- and after having analyzed in print her reaction to a husband's demise -- Joan Didion is absolutely dealing with reality, but is she dealing with everyone's reality?
Joan Didion Reads Aloud From 'Blue Nights'
EXCLUSIVE: The Role Of Tragedy In Joan Didion's Life
Joan Didion On Her New Memoir
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