Ozick, Cynthia, 1928-

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Cynthia Ozick has published novels, criticism, essays, and short stories. Her fiction is serious, careful, and passionately written, often involving the theme of Judaism in a Christian world. Her deeply distinctive writing style, philosophical themes, and diverse output have made her one of the most honored and respected contemporary American authors.

From the description of Cynthia Ozick letter to Joshua Welsh, 1999 April 6. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 54810279

Cynthia Ozick (1928- )is a novelist, short story writer, essayist, and critic.

From the description of Cynthia Ozick papers, 1965-1980. (Oceanside Free Library). WorldCat record id: 233538414

Novelist, short story writer, essayist, and critic Cynthia Ozick was born on 17 April 1928 in New York, N.Y., to Russian immigrant parents William and Celia Ozick. In 1949, she graduated with a B.A. in English from New York University; she earned an M.A. in English literature from the Ohio State University in 1950. She married lawyer Bernard Hallote in 1952 and had one child, Rachel Sarah.

Ozick's first book, Trust, was published in 1966. She has also published collections of short fiction including The Pagan Rabbi and Other Stories (1971), Bloodshed and Three Novellas (1976), and Levitation: Five Fictions (1982). Ozick is also known as a critic, especially of Jewish-American literature, and has written and translated poetry. She has received a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship (1968), the inaugral Rea Award for the Short Story (1986), and a National Humanities Medals (2007), among other honors.

From the guide to the Cynthia Ozick Papers, and undated, 1965-1980, (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Rare Book Collection.)

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creatorOf Ozick, Cynthia. Cynthia Ozick papers, 1965-1980. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Olsen, Tillie. Papers, 1930-1990 Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
referencedIn Burack, A. S. (Abraham Saul), 1908-. Abraham Burack collection, 1922-1997. Boston University, School of Medical
referencedIn Kosinski, Jerzy, 1933-1991. Papers, 1957-1991. Spertus Institute for Jewish Learning and Leadership, Asher Library
creatorOf Chappell, Warren, 1904-1991. Material by and about Warren Chappell inserted in books in his library, 1964-1980. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Roth, Philip. Philip Roth papers, 1938-2001 (bulk 1960-1999). Library of Congress
creatorOf Ozick, Cynthia. Cynthia Ozick letter to Joshua Welsh, 1999 April 6. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn Philip Roth Papers, 1938-2001, (bulk 1960-1999) Manuscript Division, Library of Congress
referencedIn Amichai, Yehuda. Yehuda Amichai papers, 1929-1999. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Olsen, Tillie. Tillie Olsen papers, 1930-1990. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Mirsky, Mark. Letters to Albert J. Guérard, 1970-1995. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Angoff, Charles, 1902-1979. Charles Angoff collection, 1927-1978. Boston University, School of Medical
referencedIn John Hollander Papers, circa 1950-2007 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Chappell, Warren, 1904-1991. Material by and about Warren Chappell inserted in books in his library [manuscript], 1964-1980. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Ziff, Lloyd. Happy birthday N.B.C.C. 1974-1984 ; the National Book Critics Circle tenth anniversary, 1985. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Ozick, Cynthia. The Shawl [kit] : [book discussion kit] / Cynthia Ozick. Pioneer Library System
referencedIn T. S. Eliot collection of papers, 1918-1989, 1918-1957 The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.
referencedIn Yehuda Amichai papers, 1929-1999 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Barth, John, 1930-. Various authors' replies to Esquire questionnaire : manuscripts and typescripts, [ca. 1969]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Poetry mss., 1954-2002 Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)http://www.indiana.edu/~liblilly
creatorOf Ozick, Cynthia. Letters : New Rochelle, N.Y., to Seymour Adelman, Philadelphia, 1984 Apr. 27-Aug. 15. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Delbanco, Nicholas. Nicholas Delbanco papers, 1956-<2010>, bulk 1966-2000. University of Michigan
referencedIn Jerome Charyn Papers, 1937-1997 Fales Library & Special Collections
referencedIn Esquire, Inc. Records, 1933-1977 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Joyce Carol Oates Papers, 1956-2006 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
referencedIn New Directions Publishing Corp. records, ca. 1933-1997. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Kiernan, Frances, 1944-. Frances Kiernan papers, 1976-1988. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Cheuse, Alan. Papers of Alan Cheuse [manuscript], 1991-1995. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Nathan, Robert, 1894-1985. Hopwood Awards Collection, 1930- University of Michigan
referencedIn American Review records, 1967-1977 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Ozick, Cynthia. Autograph letter signed : [Westchester, N.Y.], to Herbert Gold, 1983 May 4. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Ozick, Cynthia. Office files of The American Poetry Review, 1977-1983. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Frances Kiernan papers, 1976-1988 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Books & Co. records, 1978-1997 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns), 1888-1965. T.S. Eliot collection of papers, 1918-1989 bulk (1918-1957). New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Antioch Review mss., 1940-2007 Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)
creatorOf Cynthia Ozick Papers, and undated, 1965-1980 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Rare Book Collection.
creatorOf Ozick, Cynthia. Correspondence with Chaim Potok, 1970-1997. University of Pennsylvania Library
referencedIn New Yorker records, ca.1924-1984 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Greenberg, Blu, 1936-. Papers of Blu Greenberg, 1936-2006 (inclusive), 1972-2003 (bulk). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Foley, Martha. Martha Foley collection, 1929-1978. Boston University, School of Medical
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Women and literature--History--20th century
Jewish women authors
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Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)--Fiction
Jews--fiction
Authors, American--20th century--Correspondence
Women authors, American--20th century
Jewish authors
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Women authors, American--20th century--Correspondence
Jews--Identity
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