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Smith Reads: The Book of Form and Emptiness: A Novel

Summer - Fall 2022

Physical Copy of The Book of Form and Emptiness

Smith Reads Webpage

Video Interviews with Author Ruth Ozeki '80

  • The Book of Form and Emptiness author Ruth Ozeki '80 OAR Interview (link)
  • Ruth Ozeki '80 and Shinge Roshi in Conversation (link)
  • The Book of Form and Emptiness: An Interview with Ruth Ozeki '80 Part II

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Magazine/Radio Interviews with the Author

  • Ruth Ozeki: “Writing novels was not something I felt racially, ethnically or culturally entitled to do” (link)
  • "Can objects teach us about reality?": Ruth Ozeki on her Women's prize-winning novel (link)
  • Ruth Ozeki Tackles Capitalism, Materials, and Neoliberalism in New Book (link)
  • Ruth Ozeki, Amplifier (link)