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Cynthia Ozick's fiction : tradition & invention

Author: Elaine M Kauvar
Publisher: Bloomington : Indian University Press, ©1993.
Series: Jewish literature and culture.
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Cynthia Ozick's emphasis on tradition has made her, paradoxically, one of the most innovative writers of our time. Elaine M. Kauvar illuminates the intricacies of Ozick's texts, explores the dynamics of her creativity, and excavates her sources, contexts, and allusions. She provides readings of all of Ozick's fiction, from her first published novel, Trust, through The Messiah of Stockholm. Working chronologically,  Read more...
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Kauvar, Elaine M. (Elaine Mozer), 1939-
Cynthia Ozick's fiction.
Bloomington : Indian University Press, ©1993
(DLC) 92019603
(OCoLC)25965824
Named Person: Cynthia Ozick; Cynthia Ozick; Cynthia Ozick; Cynthia Ozick
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Elaine M Kauvar
ISBN: 0585001189 9780585001180
OCLC Number: 42854064
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xx, 264 pages).
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Preface Acknowledgments One The Struggle for Exactitude Two The Insistent Sense of Recognition Three The Dread of Moloch Four The Uses of Fantasy Five The High Muse of Fusion Six The Magic Shawl Seven The Pulse of Ancestry Afterword Notes Works Cited Index
Series Title: Jewish literature and culture.
Responsibility: Elaine M. Kauvar.

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