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We can lie in the language of dress or try to tell the truth; but unless we are naked and bald, it is impossible to be silent. ---->>>

There is a peculiar burning odor in the room, like explosives. the kitchen fills with smoke and the hot, sweet, ashy smell of scorched cookies. The war has begun. ---->>>

As one went to Europe to see the living past, so one must visit Southern California to observe the future. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 09-03, 1926
Occupation: Novelist

Alison Lurie (born September 3, 1926) is an American novelist and academic. She won the Pulitzer Prize for her 1984 novel Foreign Affairs. Although better known as a novelist, she has also written numerous non-fiction books and articles, particularly on children's literature and the semiotics of dress (wikipedia)