Art & ardor: essays

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Knopf, 1983 - Art - 306 pages
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Among the pieces included in this collection of wide-ranging essays are two extended essays on Edith Wharton and Virginia Woolf and analyses of the work of contemporaries including Updike and Capote

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I feel like I learned more about writing from this small essay collection than from anything I ever read before. Read full review

Contents

Justice Again to Edith Wharton
3
A Madwoman and Her Nurse
27
DiaryKeeping
55
Copyright

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About the author (1983)

Writer Cynthia Ozick grew up in the Bronx and attended New York University, where she earned a B. A., and The Ohio State University, where she earned a Ph.D. Ozick wrote the novel Trust, and the short stories "The Sense of Europe", which was published in Prairie Schooner, and "The Shawl", which was included in The World of the Short Story. Her work has also appeared in The New Yorker, Harper's, Partisan Review, and Esquire. Ozick has received a Guggenheim Fellowship and a Harold Straus Living Award from the American Academy and National Institute of Arts and Letters.

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