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Scaring up some literary spine-chillers

October 20, 2021 |

In its pages, Joyce Carol Oates, Jeffrey Ford, Laird Barron, Seanan McGuire and a dozen others deliver tales "filled with hauntings, dysfunctional families and domestic pain; simmering rage, loneliness, ...

Telluride Film Festival Lineup Includes 'Belfast,' 'King Richard' and 'Spencer'

September 1, 2021 |

Riz Ahmed, Jane Campion and Peter Dinklage will receive festival tributes prior to their films' debuts. Clayton Davis, provided by Click here to read the full article. Celebrating its 48th edition, the Telluride ...

ON THE SAME PAGE: Here's what's new at the Manistee County Library

August 12, 2021 |

. • "Night, Neon: Tales of Mystery and Suspense" by Joyce Carol Oates is a collection of short stories narrating daily life gone wrong. • "Breathe," also by Joyce Carol Oates, is set in New Mexico. ... She ...

Book World: Joyce Carol Oates captures the wobbly reality of widowhood in 'Breathe'

August 9, 2021 |

Mark Athitakis, The Washington Post By Joyce Carol Oates Ecco. 384 pp. $28.99 - - - Joyce Carol Oates dedicated her new novel, "Breathe," to her second husband, Charles Gross, who died in 2019. ... Like Oates, ...

Book World: Nghi Vo's demonic adaptation of 'The Great Gatsby' might be - gasp - jazzier than the original

June 18, 2021 |

But "The Chosen and the Beautiful" is much closer to Joyce Carol Oates's 2013 novel, "The Accursed," her fiend-infused history of Princeton University.

Revisiting the Film That Launched Laura Dern's Bold, Prolific Career

February 23, 2021 |

It's a fitting, overdue canonization for a film directed by Joyce Chopra with remarkable perceptiveness, and featuring a fully formed star turn from Dern, a multilayered performance that offers some clues as to ...

Social Lites - Walden

February 12, 2021 |

In January the book of choice was "Bellefleur" by Joyce Carol Oates.

100 highly anticipated movies coming out in 2021

December 23, 2020 |

Director Andrew Dominik's movie is based on Joyce Carol Oates' 2000 work of the same name, which dramatizes Monroe's personal life as a rising starlet.

100 highly anticipated movies coming out in 2021

December 23, 2020 |

Director Andrew Dominik's movie is based on Joyce Carol Oates' 2000 work of the same name, which dramatizes Monroe's personal life as a rising starlet.

Sharon Playhouse welcomes director of education

November 27, 2020

As well as an a educator, Baldwin is also a noted performer and first performed on the stage of the Sharon Playhouse when he was 10 years old, playing Billy in The Woman Who Laughed, the world premiere of a play ...

Spencertown Academy connects history, future with virtual concerts

November 10, 2020 |

Among the bookfest speakers was famed author Joyce Carol Oates.

Most popular short and sweet baby names

September 4, 2020 |

Angela Underwood, provided by Stacker looks at the most popular short and sweet baby names with help from the Social Security Administration. One-syllable names, from Ann to Zane, are covered. Most popular short ...

Most popular short and sweet baby names

September 4, 2020 |

Angela Underwood, provided by Angela Underwood, provided by Stacker looks at the most popular short and sweet baby names with help from the Social Security Administration. One-syllable names, from Ann to Zane, ...

Youtube, Zoom giving virtual life to Albany Book Festival

September 2, 2020 |

The two previous Albany Book Festivals drew scores of bibliophiles to the uptown campus for presentations and book signings by the likes of Joyce Carol Oates, Doris Kearns Goodwin and Albany native Gregory ...

For an adult child of sick parents, the pandemic is a crippling paradox

July 23, 2020 |

Joyce Carol Oates once asked, "What is a family, after all, except memories?"

Today's Birthdays

June 15, 2020 |

Author Joyce Carol Oates is 82.

Famous Rice University alumni

May 28, 2020 |

Prolific American author Joyce Carol Oates left the doctoral program at Rice University after allegedly unexpectedly finding one of her short stories in a copy of "Best American Short Stories" in the Rice library.

Pulitzer Prize winning author urges the public to support indie SF bookshop

April 22, 2020 |

Amanda Bartlett Amazon is no Alley Cat Books. That's what Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist Andrew Sean Greer reminded viewers as he urged them to support the indie Mission District bookshop at a virtual reading ...

Most popular short and sweet baby names

March 18, 2020 |

Angela Underwood, provided by There's something to be said about keeping it short and sweet, especially when naming a baby. Less can be more, with some classic names like Ann or new-age monikers like Dream. For ...

Most popular short and sweet baby names

March 18, 2020 |

Joyce (for girls) - Births in 2018: 278 - Overall name rank for girls

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