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The Cambridge companion to Jewish American literature

Author: Hana Wirth-Nesher
Publisher: Cambridge [u.a.] : Cambridge Univ. Press, 2003.
Series: The Cambridge companions to literature and classics; The Cambridge companions complete collection
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Publication:Cambridge companion to Jewish American literature.
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The Cambridge Companion to Jewish American Literature discusses Jewish American literature in relation to ethnicity, religion, politics, and race.

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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Hana Wirth-Nesher
ISBN: 0521792932 0521796997 9780521792936 9780521796996
OCLC Number: 315764676
Description: 1 online resource (Online-Ressource.).
Contents: Introduction Hana Wirth-Nesher and Michael P. Kramer; 1. Beginnings and ends: the origins of Jewish American literary history Michael P. Kramer; 2. Imagining Judaism in America Susannah Heschel; 3. The East European immigrants Priscilla Wald; 4. Coney Island, USA: America in the Yiddish literary imagination David G. Roskies; 5. Hebrew literature in America Alan Mintz; 6. Multilingual Jewish American writing Hana Wirth-Nesher; 7. Jewish American popular culture Donald Weber; 8. Jewish American poetry Maeera Shreiber; 9. Jewish American writers on the left Alan Wald; 10. Jewish American Renaissance Ruth R. Wisse; 11. The Holocaust and the Jewish American imagination Emily Miller Budick; 12. Jewish American women writers and the race question Susan Gubar; 13. Contemporary literary theory and Jewish American poetics Shira Wolosky; 14. Identity matters: contemporary Jewish American writing Tresa Grauer.
Series Title: The Cambridge companions to literature and classics; The Cambridge companions complete collection
Responsibility: ed. by Hana Wirth-Nesher ...

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'... some exceptional essays in the collection ...'. The Times Literary Supplement 'This Companion is a very good read which may serve as a measuring rod of current trends.' Cercles

 
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