Julie Orringer
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The Invisible Bridge
23 May 2010 // 5:08 PM

Men and women in evening dress descended, but Andras saw only architecture: the egg-and-dart molding along the stairway, the cross-barrel vault above, the pink Corinthian columns that supported the gallery.


The Elegant Tale in 'Invisible Bridge' Builds a Bridge to the Past
1 Jul 2010 // 9:00 PM

In the expansive tradition of Pasternak or Tolstoy, Orringer seduces us for a couple of hundred pages with love, food, wine, ballet, cafes, parties, theater, beauty, culture.

How to Breathe Underwater: Stories by Julie Orringer
2 Mar 2004 // 7:00 PM

Though we swear we have seen it all before, Orringer does deliver something new in her novel. It's a sense of female solidarity that she weaves between plots of mothers, daughters, aunts, cousins and friends.

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Gremlins and the Housewife in 'Don't Be Afraid of the Dark'

// Short Ends and Leader

"The house itself wants to pull the neurotic woman into its maw and absorb her whole as a literal housewife;

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