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Contemporary Jewish writing in Germany : an anthology

Author: Leslie Morris; Karen Remmler
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©2002.
Series: Jewish writing in the contemporary world.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
From the Publisher: This anthology features a diverse and compelling array of writings from prominent Jewish authors in Germany today. The writers included here-Katja Behrens, Maxim Biller, Esther Dischereit, and Barbara Honigmann-did not experience the Holocaust firsthand, though their works continually explore the meaning of it as it is remembered and forgotten in contemporary Germany. From different perspectives  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Short stories
German fiction
Short stories, German
Translations into English
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Contemporary Jewish writing in Germany.
Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©2002
Named Person: Anthologie
Material Type: Fiction, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Leslie Morris; Karen Remmler
ISBN: 0803239408 9780803239401
OCLC Number: 48449960
Description: viii, 245 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Arthur Mayer, or the silence / Katja Behrens --
Solomon and the others / Katja Behrens --
Excerpt from Sohara's journey / Barbara Honigmann --
Excerpts from On Sunday the Rabbi plays soccer / Barbara Honigmann --
Double burial from Novel by a child / Barbara Honigmann --
Joemi's table : a Jewish story / Esther Dischereit --
Harlem holocaust / Maxim Biller.
Series Title: Jewish writing in the contemporary world.
Responsibility: edited by Leslie Morris & Karen Remmler.
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Featuring a diverse array of writings from prominent Jewish authors in Germany, this anthology encourages a deeper understanding of the experiences of Jews. The writings deal with the many challenges  Read more...


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