skip to content
The resonance of dust : essays on holocaust literature and Jewish fate Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The resonance of dust : essays on holocaust literature and Jewish fate

Author: Edward Alexander; Mazal Holocaust Collection.
Publisher: Columbus : Ohio State University Press, ©1979.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Providing a literary criticism of Holocaust literature, the author recognizes the inherent inability to answer many questions concerning the Holocaust. he recognizes that despite basic shortcomings in such works ...

The literary world cannot neglect such writing, but must realize that amidst these shortcomings the only adequate response possible to a tragedy of such magnitude Evovles.

Study is divided thematically, as well as according to nationality of the writer. I.B. singer and Saul Bellow are treated individually. a very high degree of continuity is achieved through this treatment.  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Alexander, Edward, 1936-
Resonance of dust.
Columbus : Ohio State University Press, ©1979
(OCoLC)646866345
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edward Alexander; Mazal Holocaust Collection.
ISBN: 0814203035 9780814203033
OCLC Number: 5101527
Description: xx, 256 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: ch. 1. The incredibility of the Holocaust --
ch. 2. Holocaust and rebirth: Moshe Flinker, Nelly Sachs, and Abba Kovner --
ch. 3. Between diaspora and Zion: Israeli Holocaust fiction --
ch. 4. The Holocaust in American Jewish fiction: a slow awakening --
ch. 5. The destruction and resurrection of the Jews in the fiction of Isaac Bashevis Singer --
ch. 6. Saul Bellow: a Jewish farewell to the Enlightenment --
ch. 7. The Holocaust and the God of Israel --
ch. 8. A dialogue of the mind with itself: Chaim Grade's quarrel with Hersh Rasseyner.
Responsibility: Edward Alexander.

Abstract:

Providing a literary criticism of Holocaust literature, the author recognizes the inherent inability to answer many questions concerning the Holocaust. he recognizes that despite basic shortcomings in such works ...

The literary world cannot neglect such writing, but must realize that amidst these shortcomings the only adequate response possible to a tragedy of such magnitude Evovles.

Study is divided thematically, as well as according to nationality of the writer. I.B. singer and Saul Bellow are treated individually. a very high degree of continuity is achieved through this treatment.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/5101527> # The resonance of dust : essays on holocaust literature and Jewish fate
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "5101527" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ohu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803901631#Place/columbus> ; # Columbus
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803901631#Topic/judaism_and_literature> ; # Judaism and literature
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803901631#Topic/yiddish_literature_history_and_criticism> ; # Yiddish literature--History and criticism
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803901631#Topic/israeli_literature_history_and_criticism> ; # Israeli literature--History and criticism
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/980335> ; # Israeli literature
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008114015> ; # Yiddish literature--History and criticism
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/983287> ; # Jews--Intellectual life
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803901631#Event/geschichte_1939_1977> ; # Geschichte 1939-1977.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/958923> ; # Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) in literature
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803901631#Topic/judenvernichtung> ; # Judenvernichtung
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803901631#Topic/jews_intellectual_life_united_states> ; # Jews--Intellectual life--United States
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008122307> ; # Jews--United States--Intellectual life
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/809.933/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803901631#Topic/litterature_yiddish_histoire_et_critique> ; # Littérature yiddish - Histoire et critique
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85061522> ; # Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), in literature
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803901631#Topic/litterature_israelienne_histoire_et_critique> ; # Littérature israélienne - Histoire et critique
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803901631#Topic/jews_in_literature> ; # Jews in literature
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803901631#Topic/holocaust_jewish_1939_1945_in_literature> ; # Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), in literature
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/984436> ; # Judaism and literature
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803901631#Topic/literatur> ; # Literatur
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008104983> ; # Israeli literature--History and criticism
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1182824> ; # Yiddish literature
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803901631#Topic/holocauste_1939_1945_dans_la_litterature> ; # Holocauste, 1939-1945, dans la littérature
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803901631#Topic/american_literature_jewish_authors_history_and_criticism> ; # American literature--Jewish authors--History and criticism
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/807197> ; # American literature--Jewish authors
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803901631#Topic/litterature_americaine_auteurs_juifs_histoire_et_critique> ; # Littérature américaine - Auteurs juifs - Histoire et critique
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/983388> ; # Jews in literature
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2007101058> ; # American literature--Jewish authors--History and criticism
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/59144782989210300295> ; # Mazal Holocaust Collection.
   schema:copyrightYear "1979" ;
   schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803901631#Person/alexander_edward_1936> ; # Edward Alexander
   schema:datePublished "1979" ;
   schema:description "The literary world cannot neglect such writing, but must realize that amidst these shortcomings the only adequate response possible to a tragedy of such magnitude Evovles."@en ;
   schema:description "Providing a literary criticism of Holocaust literature, the author recognizes the inherent inability to answer many questions concerning the Holocaust. he recognizes that despite basic shortcomings in such works ..."@en ;
   schema:description "Study is divided thematically, as well as according to nationality of the writer. I.B. singer and Saul Bellow are treated individually. a very high degree of continuity is achieved through this treatment."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/803901631> ;
   schema:genre "Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/646866345> ;
   schema:name "The resonance of dust : essays on holocaust literature and Jewish fate"@en ;
   schema:productID "5101527" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/5101527#PublicationEvent/columbus_ohio_state_university_press_1979> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803901631#Agent/ohio_state_university_press> ; # Ohio State University Press
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780814203033> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/5101527> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803901631#Agent/ohio_state_university_press> # Ohio State University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Ohio State University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803901631#Event/geschichte_1939_1977> # Geschichte 1939-1977.
    a schema:Event ;
   schema:name "Geschichte 1939-1977." ;
   schema:name "Geschichte 1939-1977" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803901631#Person/alexander_edward_1936> # Edward Alexander
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1936" ;
   schema:familyName "Alexander" ;
   schema:givenName "Edward" ;
   schema:name "Edward Alexander" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803901631#Topic/american_literature_jewish_authors_history_and_criticism> # American literature--Jewish authors--History and criticism
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "American literature--Jewish authors--History and criticism"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803901631#Topic/holocaust_jewish_1939_1945_in_literature> # Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), in literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), in literature"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803901631#Topic/holocauste_1939_1945_dans_la_litterature> # Holocauste, 1939-1945, dans la littérature
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Holocauste, 1939-1945, dans la littérature"@en ;
   schema:name "Holocauste, 1939-1945, dans la littérature"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803901631#Topic/israeli_literature_history_and_criticism> # Israeli literature--History and criticism
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Israeli literature--History and criticism"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803901631#Topic/jews_intellectual_life_united_states> # Jews--Intellectual life--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Jews--Intellectual life--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803901631#Topic/judaism_and_literature> # Judaism and literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Judaism and literature"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803901631#Topic/litterature_americaine_auteurs_juifs_histoire_et_critique> # Littérature américaine - Auteurs juifs - Histoire et critique
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Littérature américaine - Auteurs juifs - Histoire et critique"@en ;
   schema:name "Littérature américaine--Auteurs juifs--Histoire et critique"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803901631#Topic/litterature_israelienne_histoire_et_critique> # Littérature israélienne - Histoire et critique
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Littérature israélienne - Histoire et critique"@en ;
   schema:name "Littérature israélienne--Histoire et critique"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803901631#Topic/litterature_yiddish_histoire_et_critique> # Littérature yiddish - Histoire et critique
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Littérature yiddish - Histoire et critique"@en ;
   schema:name "Littérature yiddish--Histoire et critique"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/803901631#Topic/yiddish_literature_history_and_criticism> # Yiddish literature--History and criticism
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Yiddish literature--History and criticism"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2007101058> # American literature--Jewish authors--History and criticism
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "American literature--Jewish authors--History and criticism"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008104983> # Israeli literature--History and criticism
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Israeli literature--History and criticism"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008114015> # Yiddish literature--History and criticism
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Yiddish literature--History and criticism"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008122307> # Jews--United States--Intellectual life
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Jews--United States--Intellectual life"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85061522> # Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), in literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), in literature"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1182824> # Yiddish literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Yiddish literature"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/807197> # American literature--Jewish authors
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "American literature--Jewish authors"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/958923> # Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) in literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) in literature"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/980335> # Israeli literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Israeli literature"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/983287> # Jews--Intellectual life
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Jews--Intellectual life"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/983388> # Jews in literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Jews in literature"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/984436> # Judaism and literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Judaism and literature"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/59144782989210300295> # Mazal Holocaust Collection.
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Mazal Holocaust Collection." ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780814203033>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0814203035" ;
   schema:isbn "9780814203033" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/646866345>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Resonance of dust." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/5101527> ; # The resonance of dust : essays on holocaust literature and Jewish fate
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.