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Bookmark This: Happy Birthday, Joan Didion!

This year, PEN Center USA presented the Lifetime Achievement Award to Joan Didion at the 23rd Literary Awards Festival. The acclaimed essayist and author of groundbreaking novels The Year of Magical ThinkingSlouching Towards BethlehemThe White Album, just to name a few, is a literary legend. Today marks the celebrated writer’s 79th birthday. Wish her a happy birthday by reading 15 of her essays, collected on The Electric Typewriter site.

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