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Joan didion is a native california author and playwright whose famous writings have featured california water. Biography of joan didion she attended the university of california, berkeley where she got a degree in english and won an essay contest sponsored by vogue. Essays and criticism on joan didion - didion, joan (vol 3. Joan didion on keeping a notebook the author of novels, short stories returned to her native california didion’s essays have appeared in periodicals.