Joan Didion

Literature

joan didion on california, social responsibility and becoming a cultural icon

As a documentary charting her life comes to Netflix, the legendary author speaks to i-D about what she’s learned during her 50 years as a writer.
Holly Shackleton
10.31.17
Film

the best discoveries in the joan didion documentary

Director Griffin Dunne captures his aunt, the literary icon, in ‘Joan Didion: The Center Will Not Hold.’
Alice Newell-Hanson
10.20.17
Film

watch the new trailer for netflix’s joan didion documentary

Hello to all that.
Roisin Lanigan
10.12.17
News

the first joan didion documentary is finally coming to netflix

'Joan Didion: The Center Will Not Hold' is directed by the writer's nephew Griffin Dunne, who originally announced the project in 2014.
Hannah Ongley
8.23.17
Beauty

grey hair is more punk than ever

How the hue has become an unlikely symbol of youthful rebellion.
Erica Euse
6.21.17
Culture

still in love with you: looking back at joan didion's 'a book of common prayer'

As the celebrated novel turns 50, we reflect upon the writer's profound impact on modern literature.
Philippa Snow
3.29.17
Culture

uncovering joan didion's secrets

In a poignant new biography.
Austen Leah Rosenfeld
7.30.15
News

legendary writer and céline queen joan didion to star in new exhibition

Take a ride with Joan through Julian Wasser’s portrait of the essayist, on show in NYC.
Stuart Brumfitt
2.12.15
Think Pieces

what’s fuelling the stylish senior revolution?

From Joan Didion for Céline to Joni Mitchell for Saint Laurent, i-D investigates, what is fueling the stylish senior revolution: money or love?
Jane Helpern
1.15.15
Fashion

meet joan didion’s céline side-kick: french dancer marie-agnès gillot

The étoile of the Paris Opera ballet is “the other woman” in Céline’s new campaign.
Oscar Heliani
1.10.15
Culture

is fashion ready to walk its feminist talk?

Following the rise of feminism in fashion and pop culture we're left hoping it isn't just another trend.
Wendy Syfret
1.9.15
Think Pieces

on the joy of joan didion as the new face of céline

Exploring what makes Céline's Juergen Teller shot images of Joan Didion stand out.
Nathalie Olah
1.8.15
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