Joyce Carol Oates

Joyce Carol Oates is a recipient of the National Medal of Humanities, the National Book Critics Circle Ivan Sandrof Lifetime Achievement Award, the Chicago Tribune Lifetime Achievement Award, the National Book Award, and the PEN/Malamud Award for Excellence in Short Fiction, and has been nominated for the Pulitzer Prize. She has written some of the most enduring fiction of our time, including the national bestsellers We Were the Mulvaneys, Blonde, which was nominated for the National Book Award...See more

Personality Profile For Joyce Carol Oates

Joyce Carol Oates

The following is a personality profile of Joyce Carol Oates based on her work.

Joyce Carol Oates is a bit compulsive.

She is empathetic, she feels what others feel and is compassionate towards them. She is intermittent as well: she has a hard time sticking with difficult tasks for a long period of time. But, Joyce Carol Oates is also laid-back: she appreciates a relaxed pace in life.

More than most people, her choices are driven by a desire for self-expression.

Considers helping others to guide a large part of what she does: she thinks it is important to take care of the people around him. She is also relatively unconcerned with tradition: she cares more about making her own path than following what others have done.

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