TITLE

The Novelists

AUTHOR(S)
Rosovsky, Nitza
PUB. DATE
October 1978
SOURCE
New Republic;10/14/78, Vol. 179 Issue 16, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
Presents an interview with Amos Oz, a novelist. Information that Amos has published six novels and many short stories which have been translated into 15 languages and have won international acclaim; Description of the process through which Amos goes in writing his books; Information that Amos' father was an expert on comparative literature; Note on Amos' writing style; Views on the differences between Hebrew and English language.
ACCESSION #
17150281

 

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