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Jewish American and Holocaust literature : representation in the postmodern world

Verfasser/in: Alan L Berger; Gloria L Cronin
Verlag: Albany : State University of New York Press, 2004.
Serien: SUNY series in modern Jewish literature and culture.
Ausgabe/Format   Buch : Bundesstaatliche Regierungsveröffentlichung : EnglischAlle Ausgaben und Formate anzeigen
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"Challenging the notion that Jewish American and Holocaust literature have exhausted their limits, this volume reexamines these closely linked traditions in light of recent postmodern theory. Composed against the tumultuous background of great cultural transition and unprecedented state-sponsored systematic murder, Jewish American and Holocaust literature both address the concerns of postmodern human existence in  Weiterlesen…
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Medientyp: Amtliche Veröffentlichung, Bundesstaatliche Regierungsveröffentlichung
Dokumenttyp: Buch
Alle Autoren: Alan L Berger; Gloria L Cronin
ISBN: 0791462099 9780791462096 0791462102 9780791462102
OCLC-Nummer: 54046470
Beschreibung: ix, 255 p. ; 24 cm.
Inhalt: Hidden children: the literature of hiding / Alan L. Berger --
An eye on a scrap of the world: Ida Fink's Hidden witnesses / Ellen S. Fine --
Jerzy Kosinski: did he or didn't he? / Harry James Cargas --
By the light of darkness: six major European writers who experienced the Holocaust / Hugh Nissenson --
Memory and collective identity: narrative strategies against forgetting in contemporary literary responses to the Holocaust / Gerhard Bach --
The rendition of memory in Cynthia Ozick's The Shawl / Marianne M. Friedrich --
A speck of dust blown by the wind across land and desert: images of the Holocaust in Lanzmann, Singer, and Appelfeld / Gila Safran Naveh --
Writing to break the frozen seas within: the power of fiction in the writings of Norma Rosen and Rebecca Goldstein / Susan E. Nowak --
Art and atrocity in a post-9/11 world / Thane Rosenbaum --
Africanity and the collapse of American culture in the novels of Saul Bellow / Gloria L. Cronin --
The Jewish journey of Saul Bellow: from secular satirist to spiritual seeker / Sarah Blacher Cohen --
Philip Roth and Jewish American literature at the millennium / Bonnie Lyons --
Malamud and Ozick: kindred Neshamas / Evelyn Avery --
Myth and addiction in Jonathan Rosen's Eve's Apple / Suzanne Evertsen Lundquist --
Evolving paradigms of Jewish women in twentieth-century American Jewish fiction: through a male lens/through a female lens / S. Lillian Kremer --
After the melting pot: Jewish women writers and the man in the wrong clothes / Miriyam Glazer.
Serientitel: SUNY series in modern Jewish literature and culture.
Verfasserangabe: edited by Alan L. Berger and Gloria L. Cronin.

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"Challenging the notion that Jewish American and Holocaust literature have exhausted their limits, this volume reexamines these closely linked traditions in light of recent postmodern theory. Composed against the tumultuous background of great cultural transition and unprecedented state-sponsored systematic murder, Jewish American and Holocaust literature both address the concerns of postmodern human existence in extremis. In addition to exploring how various mythic and literary themes are deconstructed in the lurid light of Auschwitz, this book provides critical reassessments of Saul Bellow, Bernard Malamud, and Philip Roth, as well as contemporary, Jewish American writers who are extending this vibrant tradition into the new millennium. These essays deepen and enrich our understanding of the Jewish literary tradition and the implications of the Shoah."--BOOK JACKET.

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