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  1. says:

    YOU MUST READ THIS Have to have to you will It must be one of the BEST FINEST novels of all time y'all know that this is the sole topic I will NEVER joke aboutSeeing the elusive the ephemeral through different filters a jaguar prowling through the jungle a baby left all alone as if you had the privilege to do so in the first place Blonde is a

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    Finally finished wish I were still reading all magic is gone from life now pls advsThis is the New Feminist Text I honestly think if every gal too young to remember or too young to even have a mother who actively remembers the effects of the women's movement of the 60s were given a copy of this book we'd have much less patriarchy snackdom in the world much eual pay and way fewer pointy toed stilettosMarilyn

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    My introduction to the fiction of Joyce Carol Oates is Blonde a radically distilled accounting of the life and death of Norma Jeane Baker who exploded onto screens and magazine spreads in 1950 as Marilyn Monroe became a global sex symbol and almost as uickly exited the world in a drug overdose Published in 2000 this is

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    This book was very difficult to read Not because of the writing which is phenomenal but because we already know the sad ending Joyce Carol Oates takes us on a literary journey from babyhood through to the end with a flawless relentless depiction of the mind within the body that embarked on this particular journey It is beyond sad to bear witness to the reactions and defenses of a mind molded by fear uncertainty unpredictability and unreliab

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    This book was marvellous in many ways It's a fictional piece of work following the life of Norma Jeane Baker aka Marilyn Monroe from she's a child till her death as a 36 year old woman devoured and intoxicated with drugs medication and alcohol It's a tragic life story but it's hugely inspiring as well and if you have even the faintest interest in Marilyn Monroe's life I would highly recommend this book To me one of th

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    I wasn't really sure how to go about reviewing this book at first but then I came up with a solution and it's a reviewing style I'll

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    I have conflicting emotions about this book and it goes something like this “The book is about Marilyn so what is there NOT to like

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    Joyce Carol Oates has appropriated our American wet dream the winner of the global boner bracket the all time Who'd You Rather champion she's taken and made some kind of Cinderella Christ myth out of her tarted up for the ball by her leering

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    For all of Blonde's claims as a novelized feminist retelling of Marilyn Monroe's life I have seldom come across a book with disturbing dehumanizing references to the female body and mind I am aware that these are intended to further emphasize Marilyn's loathed and loved standing in the American psyche as the virginwhore goddessgarbage dichotomy but the painful overuse of the adjectives cow cunt and mammalian to describe

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    Blonde is the Fictionalized Biography of Marilyn Monroe I chose to read it over a conventional style biography because I thought it w

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Blonde by Joyce Carol Oates

Ow as Marilyn Monroe In a voice startlingly intimate and rich Norma Jeane tells her own story of an emblematic American artist intensely conflicted and driven who had lost her way A powerful portrait of Holly I wasn t really sure how to go about reviewing this book at first but then I came up with a solution and it s a reviewing style I ll call The Good The Bad and The UglyHere we goThe Good Of course Joyce Carol Oates is a scary talented author and I bow at her feet The writing in this book goes from staggeringly beautiful to heart wrenchingly sad and all of it is masterfully executed The fact is no matter what the following might say I would probably give my left foot to be able to write like Oates does So let s move onThe Bad The story a fictionalized account of Marilyn Monroe s life is yet another thrilling installment in this author s Men Are Evil And Will Hurt You saga Okay Joyce I get that Marilyn had issues I get that men pushed her around But honestlyThen came her fairy godmother to tell her There s

Summary Blonde by Joyce Carol Oates

In her most ambitious work to date Joyce Carol Oates boldly reimagines the inner poetic and spiritual life of Norma Jeane Baker the child the woman the fated celebrity and idolized blonde the world came to kn My introduction to the fiction of Joyce Carol Oates is Blonde a radically distilled accounting of the life and death of Norma Jeane Baker who exploded onto screens and magazine spreads in 1950 as Marilyn Monroe became a global sex symbol and almost as uickly exited the world in a drug overdose Published in 2000 this is fiction with characters of the author s invention mingling with real people some unidentified by name The word epic gets thrown about as an adjective far too often but seems appropriate here in a big daring book vivid and harrowing than a biography could be peeling away the layers around the 20th century s most enigmatic celebrityIn the speculative history Oates plunges the reader into Norma Jeane s first memory comes at the age of two or three when her mother Gladys Mortensen takes her t Icebergs poetic and spiritual life of Norma Jeane Baker the child the woman the fated celebrity and idolized blonde the world came to kn My introduction to the fiction of Joyce Carol Oates is Blonde a radically distilled accounting of the life and death of Norma Jeane Baker who exploded onto screens and magazine spreads in 1950 as Marilyn Monroe became a global sex symbol and almost as uickly exited the world in a drug overdose Published in 2000 this is fiction with characters of the author s invention mingling with real The Line people some unidentified by name The word epic gets thrown about as an adjective far too often but seems appropriate here in a big daring book vivid and harrowing than a biography could be Your Naughty Playmate 3 - Cuckolding Fantasy peeling away the layers around the 20th century s most enigmatic celebrityIn the speculative history Oates Haute Chinese Cuisine from the Kitchen of Wakiya plunges the reader into Norma Jeane s first memory comes at the age of two or three when her mother Gladys Mortensen takes her t

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Wood's myth and an extraordinary woman's heartbreaking reality Blonde is a sweeping epic that pays tribute to the elusive magic and devastation behind the creation of the great twentieth century American star For all of Blonde s claims as a novelized feminist retelling of Marilyn Monroe s life I have seldom come across a book with disturbing dehumanizing references to the female body and mind I am aware that these are intended to further emphasize Marilyn s loathed and loved standing in the American psyche as the virginwhore goddessgarbage dichotomy but the painful overuse of the adjectives cow cunt and mammalian to describe Marilyn as well as endlessly repetitive descriptions of female stench and the disgust of menstruation smack of reveling in degradation than they do of exposing exploitation Even though I reminded myself on every page that this book is a feminist interpretation of Marilyn s part of the Hollywood mythos I found it hard to stomachPerhaps I am missing the point but so be it All Night Long (Nannies, pays tribute to the elusive magic and devastation behind the creation of the great twentieth century American star For all of Blonde s claims as a novelized feminist retelling of Marilyn Monroe s life I have seldom come across a book with disturbing dehumanizing references to the female body and mind I am aware that these are intended to further emphasize Marilyn s loathed and loved standing in the American The Freeze-Frame Revolution painful overuse of the adjectives cow cunt and mammalian to describe Marilyn as well as endlessly repetitive descriptions of female stench and the disgust of menstruation smack of reveling in degradation than they do of exposing exploitation Even though I reminded myself on every The New-York Review, and Atheneum Magazine, Vol. 2 page that this book is a feminist interpretation of Marilyn s Mon patron voulait que je tape les seins nus part of the Hollywood mythos I found it hard to stomachPerhaps I am missing the His Christmas Cowgirl (Wildflower Ranch point but so be it

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