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Cynthia Ozick

heir_glimmering_world.jpgHeir to the Glimmering World (Houghton Mifflin)
Eccentric and beautiful, Cynthia Ozick's novel is about an immigrant family's attempts to preserve a dying esoteric tradition. The survival power of lost culture in America's melting pot is the subject of our conversation.

  • Read an excerpt from Heir to the Glimmering World.

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