Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been? by Joyce Carol Oates

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I need a criticism of the style used in "Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been" by Joyce Carol Oates.

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I think that you can find different examples out there about the style used in the Oates short story.  One such analysis focuses on the idea of psychological realism as the mode through which the story is told.  Connie's consciousness is how we, as the reader, understand the events that unfold.  From the opening where...

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