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Mirror of a people : Canadian Jewish experience in poetry and prose

Author: Sheldon Oberman; Elaine Newton
Publisher: Winnipeg, Man. : Jewish Educational Publishers of Canada, ©1985.
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Genre/Form: Literary collections
Literatures
Translations
Translations into English
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sheldon Oberman; Elaine Newton
ISBN: 0920657001 9780920657003
OCLC Number: 13084553
Notes: Errata slip inserted.
Description: xxii, 250 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: The Sacrfice (Excerpt) / Adele Wiseman --
The Street / Mordecai Richler --
The O-Kay Store (Excerpt) / Fredelle Bruser Maynard --
Queen Street (Excerpt) / Morley Torgov --
Where I Come From: Grandfather / Tom Wayman --
How come Jews Want to be Farmers (Excerpt) / Michael Usiskin (Translated by Marcia Usiskin Basman) --
Rabbi Berner's Farm / Eli Mandel --
Lower Town --
Ottawa (Excerpt) --
Lies My Father Told Me / Ted Allen --
Requiem for Bibul / Jack Ludwig --
The Favorite Game --
Mother / Leonard Cohen --
A Place of Witches / Miriam Waddington --
Second Generation / MIriam Waddington --
Pinky's Squealor / Mordecai Richler --
The Wrongies (Excerpt) / Sondra Gotlieb --
Beggars I Have Known / A. M. Klein --
The Handicap / Ed Kleiman --
From Yon Far Country (Excerpt) / Fredelle Bruser Maynard --
Late Autumn in Montreal / J. I. Segal (Translated by Miriam Waddington) --
The Universal Miracle (Excerpt) / Matt Cohen --
Traffic Lights at Passover / Miriam Waddington --
Unquiet World / Miriam Waddington --
Kaddish / Phyllis Gotlieb --
Day of Atonement: Standing / Eli Mandel --
And in that Drowning Instant / A. M. Klein --
Portraits of a Minyan (Excerpts) / A. M. Klein --
A Ceremonial / Phyllis Gotlieb --
A Song about My Son / J. I. Segal (Translated by Seymour Levitan) --
Sport in the Old Testament / W. Weintraub --
Out of the Land of Heaven / Leonard Cohen --
Psalm 24 / Eli Mandel --
Synagogue in West Palm Beach / Irving Layton --
The Real Values / Irving Layton --
Story of Isaac / Leonard Cohen --
Kol Nidrei / Murray Goldenberg --
My Mother Often Wept / Rachel Korn (Translated by Seymour Levitan) --
Aunt Dvorah / J. I. Segal (Translated by Miriam Waddington --
Zalman / Seymour Mayne --
Scenario / J. I. Segal (Translated by Miriam Waddington --
The Second Scroll (Excerpt) / A. M. Klein --
Das Wahre Ich / Irving Layton --
The Holocaust and After (Excerpt) / Mordecai Richler --
Alien / Kenneth Sherman --
All There is to Know about Adoph Eichmann / Leonard Cohen --
Hitler / Leonard Cohen --
Masada / Stanley Cooperman --
This Year at the Arabian Nights Hotel / Mordecai Richler --
The Genius / Leonard Cohen --
Post Crematoria / Irving Layton --
For My Two Sons, Max and David / Irving Layton --
Commentary on the Jewish Problem / Joseph Sherman --
The Only Game in Town / Joseph Sherman --
The Favorite Game --
Palais D'Or / Leonard Cohen --
The Favorite Game --
the Park --
Chassidic Song / Henry Kreisel --
The Ritual Hour / Elliott Bronstein --
Notes towards a Jewish Poem / Joseph Sherman --
I am a Modern Jew / Avrum Malus --
Jews / Tom Wayman --
A Jew / J. I. Segal (Translated by Miriam Waddington).
Responsibility: Sheldon Oberman, Elaine Newton, editors.

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