Joyce Carol Oates

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Joyce Carol Oates' Take on Tawana Brawley Case

Friday, February 06, 2015

The prolific and acclaimed novelist Joyce Carol Oates has a new book out, and the plot and characters beat a strong-resemblance to the real-life Tawana Brawley story.

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December-January's Book: The Gravedigger's Daughter, by Joyce Carol Oates

Monday, January 07, 2013

Joyce Carol Oates has been called one of the most quintessentially American writers. She’s also one of the most prolific, with more than 70 books to her name. The Leonard Lopate Show has selected her 2007 novel "The Gravedigger’s Daughter" for the next Book Club read.

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Joyce Carol Oates: New Jersey Noir

Monday, October 31, 2011

Renowned novelist and now editor of New Jersey Noir, Joyce Carol Oates, talks about the book and what it reflects about the state of New Jersey.

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Joyce Carol Oates on A Widow's Story

Monday, February 21, 2011

Joyce Carol Oates discusses her new memoir, A Widow's Story, about coming to terms with her husband’s sudden death and coping with the reality of widowhood, for which she was totally unprepared. 

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Little Bird of Heaven

Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Bestselling author Joyce Carol Oates on her latest novel, Little Bird of Heaven, a dark, romantic, tale, set in the Great Lakes region of upstate New York, the same setting of her previous novels We Were the Mulvaneys and The Gravedigger's Daughter.

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Joyce Carol Oates

Friday, June 22, 2007

Joyce Carol Oates' new novel, her 36th, is called The Gravedigger's Daughter. It's an imagined account of her own grandmother's life. Oates knew her great-grandparents were German immigrants, but it was the discovery of her grandmother's Jewish background (turned up by an inquisitive ...