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Edmund White

Edmund White is the author of many novels, including "A Boy's Own Story," "The Beautiful Room Is Empty," "The Farewell Symphony," and, most recently, "Hotel de Dream." His nonfiction includes "City Boy" and other memoirs; "The Flaneur," about Paris; and literary biographies and essays. White lives in New York and teaches at Princeton University.

Personality Profile For Edmund White

Edmund White

The following is a personality profile of Edmund White based on his work.

Edmund White is shrewd, somewhat inconsiderate and can be perceived as compulsive.

He is laid-back, he appreciates a relaxed pace in life. He is empathetic as well: he feels what others feel and is compassionate towards them. But, Edmund White is also self-focused: he is more concerned with taking care of himself than taking time for others.

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

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

Writing style analyzed by IBM Watson

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