Joan Didion

Type: Person
Name: Joan Didion
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

The Obamas

Why is the White House complaining about Jodi Kantor's The Obamas ?Mark Wilson.Dear Deborah,Jacob Weisberg is chairman and editor-in-chief of  The Slate Group and author of The Bush Tragedy . Follow him on Twitter .I remember coming home and telling you ... [Published Slate Magazine - 20 hours ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

'Casebook' Is an Engrossing Example of the Coming of Age Novel (Review)

“On the July morning in 1979 when we got word from New York that Henry Robbins had died on his way to work a few hours before, had fallen dead, age fifty-one, to the floor of the 14th street subway station, there was only one person I wanted to talk to ... [Published Pop Matters - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

Idris Elba and His Girlfriend Had a Baby!

SThe World's Dreamiest Man Idris Elba and his beautiful girlfriend Naiyana Garth are parents now, which is wonderful news even though it means you have to quash your disappointment that Idris Elba is not now, and will definitely never be, your boyfri ... [Published Jezebel - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

Lois Wallace, a Respected Agent of Prominent Authors, Dies at 73

Ms. Wallace formed a small but prestigious literary agency that represented Erich Segal, William F. Buckley Jr., Joan Didion and Don DeLillo. ... [Published Media Decoder - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

10 Things To Do Today, April 18, in Boulder County

_ THEATER • Metamorphoses. Mary Zimmerman's Tony Award-winning adaptation of Ovid's classic transformation myths delves into the creation of the world, the tragic story of King Midas' "golden touch," Narcissus' fascination with himself, Phaedon's complaints ... [Published Boulder Daily Camera - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

Digital comics: Violent sci-fi meets Joan Didion

This week Amazon announced it has bought ComiXology , a popular online store and digital reader for comic books, graphic novels and the like.Now, there is a select group of you, i.e., comics nerds  fans, to whom this will mean quite a bit more than it ... [Published Marketplace - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

The Year of Magical Thinking by Joan Didion

Remount of the award-winning Bas Bleu production directed by Hollywood and New York director Oz Scott, featuring Wendy Ishii presenting Joan Didion’s dramatic adaptation of her bestselling memoir. The author transforms the story of the sudden and unexpected ... [Published Boulder Daily Camera - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

13 Kickass Literary Power Couples

It’s common to think of great writers as congenital loners -- the iconic isolated genius too egotistical or socially inept to have fulfilling personal relationships. If a writer does have a spouse or partner, we imagine they would choose someone wholly ... [Published Huffington Post - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 07 2014 - 1 reports

Lois Wallace, RIP

SundayDies irae .I have been fighting a generally low feeling for some time now. I awake dizzy and depressed. I sleep long hours in the day in my office, on a bed with my dogs. We all lie there fast asleep and then I get up and check my e-mails, pay bills, ... [Published American Spectator - Apr 07 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

California Triangulation: Science, Religion, Industry, and the Birth of the Research Park

This April HBO launches one of its newest series, the Mike Judge-produced "Silicon Valley," documenting the "wacky" experiences of workers in Northern California's famed tech center. This, and movies like 1999's "The Pirates of Silicon Valley," are simply ... [Published KCET - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 1 reports

Other people’s pain, selectively felt

Leslie Jamison has a balky heart. The medical name for her condition is SVT, or supraventricular tachycardia. "There was an extra electrical node," her doctor explains, "sending out extra signals — beat, beat, beat — when it wasn't supposed to." She calls ... [Published Rochester Post Bulletin - Mar 31 2014]
First reported Mar 30 2014 - Updated Mar 30 2014 - 2 reports

Productive Paranoia

Katie Roiphe wonders  whether we “thrive on anxiety”:Take Joan Didion, the patron saint of the stylishly anxious. She writes in a tone of near-constant neurotic jitteriness, and yet the world she so gorgeously, sensitively apprehends has its own incomparable ... [Published Atlantic Monthly - Mar 30 2014]

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The Obamas [Published Slate Magazine - 20 hours ago]
Mad Men Season 7: New Coast, New Decade, Same D... [Published Cornell Daily Sun - Apr 23 2014]
'Casebook' Is an Engrossing Example of the Comi... [Published Pop Matters - Apr 22 2014]
Get a Taste of Indie Rock from WiFi PR Group's ... [Published SBWire - Apr 21 2014]
10 Things To Do Today, April 20, in Boulder, Colo. [Published Boulder Daily Camera - Apr 20 2014]
Idris Elba and His Girlfriend Had a Baby! [Published Jezebel - Apr 19 2014]
Lois Wallace, a Respected Agent of Prominent Au... [Published Media Decoder - Apr 18 2014]
10 Things To Do Today, April 18, in Boulder County [Published Boulder Daily Camera - Apr 18 2014]
A novel approach [Published Ryerson Review of Journalism - Apr 17 2014]
Obituary: Literary Agent Lois Wallace, 73 [Published PublishersWeekly.com - Apr 14 2014]
Digital comics: Violent sci-fi meets Joan Didion [Published Marketplace - Apr 12 2014]
The Year of Magical Thinking by Joan Didion [Published Boulder Daily Camera - Apr 11 2014]
The Importance of Being Nicky [Published Gnom.es - Apr 10 2014]
13 Kickass Literary Power Couples [Published Huffington Post - Apr 08 2014]
Lois Wallace, RIP [Published American Spectator - Apr 07 2014]
A Trinitarian Vision, Broken [Published Huffington Post - Apr 04 2014]
California Triangulation: Science, Religion, In... [Published KCET - Apr 04 2014]
‘Katy Grannan: The 99’ @ Fraenkel Gallery [Published Examiner.com - Apr 03 2014]
The College Rejection Letter [Published Long Beach Patch - Mar 31 2014]
Other people’s pain, selectively felt [Published Rochester Post Bulletin - Mar 31 2014]
Amy Dickinson: Grief counseling might help wido... [Published Detroit Free Press - Mar 31 2014]
Productive Paranoia [Published Atlantic Monthly - Mar 30 2014]
Productive Paranoia [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Mar 30 2014]
Meet the Editor: Courtney Young [Published PublishersWeekly.com - Mar 29 2014]
How To Write A Personal Essay [Published PublishersWeekly.com - Mar 28 2014]
Why these are the ‘Ten Best Sentences’ [Published Poynter Institute - Mar 28 2014]
It's Time to Stop Calling Fundamentalists 'Chri... [Published Huffington Post - Mar 27 2014]
It Was The Best Of Sentences ... [Published WUKY - Mar 26 2014]
Why I Quit Food Writing To Go Open A Sandwich Shop [Published Huffington Post - Mar 25 2014]
The Hottest Cool Americans [Published Daily Beast - Mar 25 2014]
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Lois Wallace, a Respected Agent of Prominent Au... [Published Media Decoder - Apr 18 2014]
Ms. Wallace formed a small but prestigious literary agency that represented Erich Segal, William F. Buckley Jr., Joan Didion and Don DeLillo. ...
Productive Paranoia [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Mar 30 2014]
Katie Roiphe wonders  whether we “thrive on anxiety”: Take Joan Didion, the patron saint of the stylishly anxious. She writes in a tone of near-constant neurotic jitteriness, and yet the world she so gorgeously, sensitively apprehends has its own incomparable ...
5 Ways to Rankle an Old-School Journalist [Published Copyblogger - Mar 24 2014]
This is the first post in a series on native advertising . An introduction, if you will. One that states from the start that there is controversy. Why approach a series this way? Simple: Native advertising is probably one of the least-known scalding-hot ...
Reading The Rain [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Mar 01 2014]
As California enjoys a welcome  reprieve from its ongoing drought, David Ulin  considers  how the state’s legendary downpours have shaped its literary – and psychological – landscape: “Easterners commonly complain that there is no ‘weather’ in Southern ...
Here’s How Ann Handley (the World’s First Chief... [Published Copyblogger - Feb 25 2014]
Want a quick and dirty way to test whether your content is compelling ? Show it to a teenager … and then answer these questions: Is the teenager still reading, watching, or listening after 30 seconds? One minute? Five minutes? Fifteen? Thirty?Is ...
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