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Marilynne Robinson

Marilynne Robinson is the recipient of a 2012 National Humanities Medal, awarded by President Barack Obama, for her grace and intelligence in writing. She is the author of Gilead , winner of the 2005 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction and the National Book Critics Circle Award; Home , winner of the Orange Prize and the Los Angeles Times Book Prize; and Lila , winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award. Her first novel, Housekeeping , won the Hemingway Foundation/PEN Award. Robinson's nonfiction...See more

Personality Profile For Marilynne Robinson

The following is a personality profile of Marilynne Robinson based on her work.

Marilynne Robinson is social, boisterous and can be perceived as shortsighted.

She is confident, she is hard to embarrass and is self-confident most of the time. She is assertive as well: she tends to speak up and take charge of situations, and she is comfortable leading groups. But, Marilynne Robinson is also empathetic: she feels what others feel and is compassionate towards them.

More than most people, his choices are driven by a desire for organization.

Considers helping others to guide a large part of what she does: she thinks it is important to take care of the people around her. She is also relatively unconcerned with achieving success: she makes decisions with little regard for how they show off her talents.

Writing style analyzed by IBM Watson

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