The Year of Magical Thinking

by: Joan Didion

Context Quiz

Further study Context Quiz

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​When was Joan Didion born?

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What did Didion study at The University of California Berkeley?

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With what publication did Didion win the Prix de Paris essay prize and eventually work as an associate feature editor?

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What was Didion’s first published novel?

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What name, from a book by Tom Wolfe, was given to Didion and other young writers in the 1960s and 1970s?