Independent filmmakers are looking to create a film adaptation of Joyce Carol Oates' short story "Mark of Satan" and are calling fans to help fund the project via Kickstarter. Although I haven't read "Mark of Satan" (yet), I would love to see a visual interpretation of JCO's works. If you can (or want), please support this cause.
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The Myth of the Isolated Artist
by Joyce Carol Oates
Originally published in Psychology Today, May 1973
The most exhilarating feature of our present era is its energetic reassessment of its own traditional preoccupations, and the methodologies—usually the mechanism of the “rational-conscious” mind—by which we seek to comprehend and promote these preoccupations. 1,675 more words
Three powerful female authors from three different generations.
- ‘Little Bird of Heaven’~ Joyce Carol Oates
- ‘The Bell Jar’~ Sylvia Plath
- ‘Letters To My Daughter’~ Maya Angelou
It’s official! I will be attempting to read ALL the novels listed for VCE English in 2014, posting reviews as I go. For those not familiar with the acronym VCE, it stands for Victorian Certificate of Education and it is awarded to students who successfully complete their final year of high school in Victoria, Australia. 182 more words