The Resource Marya : a life, Joyce Carol Oates, (ebook)

Marya : a life, Joyce Carol Oates, (ebook)

Label
Marya : a life
Title
Marya
Title remainder
a life
Statement of responsibility
Joyce Carol Oates
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A deeply intimate psychological portrait of a young woman's tragic childhood, her reinvention as a successful young artist in the literary circles of 1950s New York City, and her struggle to understand and overcome the trauma of her past. Growing up in the confines of Innisfail, a bleak town in upstate New York, bright and curious Marya endures abandonment, betrayal, and loneliness. A college scholarship offers escape, taking her to New York City, where she makes a name for herself in academic and literary circles. But success cannot overcome the damage of her childhood, pain that haunts Marya's personal, professional, and romantic relationships, and has left her unmoored. Psychologically nuanced, rich in insight and emotional complexity, told with the unsettling power of Joyce Carol Oates's gothic novels, Marya: A Life is an intense look into the psyche of a young woman and an illuminating exploration of how the past reverberates throughout our lives
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Oates, Joyce Carol
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Women intellectuals
  • Young women
  • Orphans
  • Girls
  • Psychological fiction
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
Marya : a life, Joyce Carol Oates, (ebook)
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780062269225
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT11919897
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11919897
System control number
MWT11919897
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Marya : a life, Joyce Carol Oates, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780062269225
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT11919897
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11919897
System control number
MWT11919897
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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