I need an analysis of ''Where the kissing never stops'' by Joan Didion with quotations please.

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This essay, which appears in Joan Didion's collection, Slouching Towards Bethlehem, is partly a character study of the singer Joan Baez, "an interesting girl, who might have interested Henry James, at about the time he did Verena Tarrant in The Bostonians," and partly a satire of Baez's Institute for the Study of Nonviolence. These objects blend together well, since the Institute clearly reflects Baez's character in its good intentions, its vagueness, and its lack of practicality.

Much of the essay's effect is achieved through dialogue Didion reports from Baez and other members of the Institute. The members are only members in the loosest possible sense. There are no entry...

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