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Sun inventions ; Perfumes of Carthage : two novellas

Author: Teresa Porzecanski; Phyllis Silverstein; Johnny Payne
Publisher: Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, ©2000.
Series: Jewish Latin America.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : State or province government publication : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"Teresa Porzecanski writes from Uruguay about the multicultural experience of Jewish immigrants in Montevideo. Her exotic characters from Europe, Africa, and the New World bring together and struggle with the mixture of Sephardic, Ashkenazic, and Latin American cultures. Porzecanski is herself the daughter of immigrants who came to Montevideo in 1926 from the Baltics and Syria. Sun Inventions, her first novel,
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Genre/Form: Translations
Translations into English
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Porzecanski, Teresa.
Sun inventions.
Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, ©2000
(OCoLC)606348587
Named Person: Teresa Porzecanski; Teresa Porzecanski
Material Type: Fiction, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Teresa Porzecanski; Phyllis Silverstein; Johnny Payne
ISBN: 0826321801 9780826321800 082632181X 9780826321817
OCLC Number: 43287723
Description: xiv, 189 pages ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Jewish Latin America.
Other Titles: Perfumes of Carthage.
Invención de los soles.
Sun inventions ; Perfumes of Carthage
Responsibility: Teresa Porzecanski ; Sun inventions translated by Johnny Payne ; Perfumes of Carthage translated by Phyllis Silverstein ; introduction by Ilan Stavans.

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Teresa Porzecanski brings a fresh new voice to the Jewish Latin America series. She writes from Uruguay about the multicultural experience of Jewish immigrants in Montevideo. Her exotic characters  Read more...

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