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Cynthia Ozick's fiction :tradition & invention

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Publisher Comments:

"Superb novelists deserve first-rate literary analysis. Cynthia Ozick has found such critics... most recently in Elaine Kauvar, whose present work is simultaneously a profound contribution to Ozick interpretation and an astonishingly readable account of the novelist's ideas and artistic manner.... Highly recommended."

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [252]-258) and index.

About the Author

ELAINE M. KAUVAR, Associate Professor of English at Baruch College, City University of New York, has published articles on William Blake, Jane Austen, James Joyce, and Cynthia Ozick.

Table of 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

Product Details

ISBN:
9780253331298
Subtitle:
Tradition and Invention
Publisher:
Indiana University Press
Author:
Kauvar, Elaine
Author:
Kauvar, Elaine M.
Location:
Bloomington, IN
Subject:
Influence
Subject:
Women and literature
Subject:
Jews in literature
Subject:
Invention
Subject:
Judaism - General
Subject:
Criticism; Fiction; Jewish Studies; Literature; Literature and Literary Studies; Women
Edition Description:
Hardcover
Series:
Jewish literature and culture
Series Volume:
no. 84-50146
Publication Date:
19930322
Binding:
Hardback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
292
Dimensions:
9.25 x 6.12 in

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