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Joyce Carol Oates
  • Name: Joyce Carol Oates
  • Born: 06/16/1938 (82 years old)
  • Occupation: Novelist, short story writer, playwright, poet, literary critic, professor, editor

Joyce Carol Oates (born June 16, 1938) is an American writer. Oates published her first book in 1963 and has since published 58 novels, as well as a number of plays and novellas, and many volumes of short stories, poetry, and nonfiction. She has won many awards for her writing, including the National Book Award, for her novel them (1969), two O. Henry Awards, the National Humanities Medal and the Jerusalem Prize (2019). Her novels Black Water (1992), What I Lived For (1994), and Blonde (2000) and short story collections The Wheel of Love (1970) and Lovely, Dark, Deep: Stories (2014) were each finalists for the Pulitzer Prize.

Awards: O. Henry Award (1967), National Book Award (1970), O. Henry Award (1973), National Humanities Medal (2010), Stone Award for Lifetime Literary Achievement (2012), Jerusalem Prize (2019)

Birth Place: Lockport, New York, U.S.

Source: Wikipedia

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