Joyce Carol Oates: Blonde

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The life of Marilyn Monroe inspires Joyce Carol Oates, vast accomplishment in Blonde (Ecco/Harper Collins) and provides an opening for our conversation about a feminine icon. We explore violations of privacy, the secrecy of abuse, the relationship between public and private lives, and Oates' special gift: the ability to enter another life completely.

Part 8 of the nine-part series "Women, Writing and the Imagination."

Credits

Guest:
Joyce Carol Oates - novelist - @JoyceCarolOates

Host:
Michael Silverblatt