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Joyce Carol Oates

Joyce Carol Oates is the author of such national bestsellers as The Falls, Blonde, and We Were the Mulvaneys. Her other titles for The Mysterious Press include Night-Gaunts and Other Tales of Suspense, which features "The Woman in the Window," selected for The Best American Mystery Stories 2017. The Doll-Master and Other Tales of Terror, which won the Bram Stoker Award for Superior Achievement in a Fiction Collection; and Jack of Spades. She is the recipient of the National Book Award for them...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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