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Remembering the Lower East Side : American Jewish reflections

Author: Hasia R Diner; Jeffrey Shandler; Beth S Wenger
Publisher: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©2000.
Series: Modern Jewish experience (Bloomington, Ind.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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For more than a century, the Lower East Side of New York City has been recognised and scrutinised as having been the largest and most vibrant immigrant Jewish neighbourhood in America when East  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Remembering the Lower East Side.
Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©2000
(OCoLC)606486833
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Hasia R Diner; Jeffrey Shandler; Beth S Wenger
ISBN: 0253337887 9780253337887 0590120549 9780590120548
OCLC Number: 44016319
Notes: Includes biographical references and index.
Description: viii, 291 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction : Remembering the Lower East Side--a conversation / Hasia R. Diner, Jeffrey Shandler, and Beth S. Wenger --
Toward the onomastics of the great New York ghetto : how the Lower East Side got its name / Moses Rischin --
Photographing the Lower East Side : a century's work / Deborah Dash Moore and David Lobenstine --
Beyond place and ethnicity : the use of the Triangle Shirtwaist fire / Paula E. Hyman --
The ghetto girl and the erasure of memory / Riv-Ellen Prell --
Constructions of memory : the synagogues of the Lower East Side / David Kaufman --
The one-way window : public schools on the Lower East Side in the early twentieth century / Stephan F. Brumberg --
Re-creating recreations on the Lower East Side : restaurants, cabarets, cafes, and coffeehouses in the 1930s / Suzanne Wasserman --
Turfing the slum : New York City's Tenement Museum and the politics of heritage / Jack Kugelmass --
"Send a salami to your boy in the army" : sites of Jewish memory and identity at Lower East Side restaurants / Eve Jochnowitz --
Tripping down memory lane : walking tours on the Jewish Lower East Side / Seth Kamil --
The Lower East Side in the memory of New York Jewish intellectuals : a filmmaker's experience / Joseph Dorman --
Performing memory : "the matzoh factory" on the Lower East Side / Aviva Weintraub --
Translating Abraham Cahan, teaching the Lower East Side : a view from Italy / Mario Maffi.
Series Title: Modern Jewish experience (Bloomington, Ind.)
Responsibility: edited by Hasia R. Diner, Jeffrey Shandler, and Beth S. Wenger.
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