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LOA Live: A conversation with David L. Ulin, Laila Lalami, and Steph Cha. Special appearances by Griffin Dunne and Mia Barron. May 19, 2021 — An iconic voice in contemporary American writing, Joan Didion through her novels and literary nonfiction reimagined the way stories are told. In the process, this “articulate witness to the most stubborn and intractable truths of our time,” in Joyce Carol Oates’ words, has become an inescapable influence on writers who have followed her.