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Mary McCarthy

Mary McCarthy (1912-1989) was an American critic, public intellectual, and author of more than two dozen books, including her New York Times bestseller, The Group. After graduating from Vassar in 1933 McCarthy moved to New York City and garnered attention as a cutting theater and book critic, contributing to a wide range of publications, such as the Nation, the New Republic, Harper's Magazine, and the New York Review of Books. She served on the editorial staff of the Partisan Review from 1937...See more

Personality Profile For Mary McCarthy

The following is a personality profile of Mary McCarthy based on her work.

Mary McCarthy is social, unpretentious and informal.

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, Mary McCarthy 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 belongingness.

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.


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