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Voices of the diaspora : Jewish women writing in contemporary Europe

Author: Thomas Nolden; Frances Malino
Publisher: Evanston, Ill. : Northwestern University Press, ©2005.
Series: Jewish lives.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
These writers address themes specific to their national contexts. Berlin-born Barbara Honigmann questions the possibility of Jewish life in the country responsible for the "final solution." Maghreb-born Marl̈ne Amar and Reina Roff̌ address the experiences of displacement and emancipation as Sephardic women in Western, post-colonial societies. Clara Sereni describes how Jews in post-Fascist Italy reemerged with a  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Voices of the diaspora.
Evanston, Ill. : Northwestern University Press, ©2005
(DLC) 2005001543
Material Type: Biography, Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Nolden; Frances Malino
ISBN: 9780810162112 0810162113
OCLC Number: 657962227
Language Note: Text in English; translated from Dutch, French, German, Italian, Russian, and Spanish.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xxxvi, 146 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: On the edge of the world / Marlène Amar --
Exotic birds / Reina Roffé --
Beyond the bridges / Ruth Beckermann --
A Yiddish writer who writes in French / Myriam Anissimov --
Jews / Clara Sereni --
March 1953 / Ludmila E. Ulitskaya --
Holy fire / Carl Friedman --
On my great-grandfather, my grandfather, my father, and me / Barbara Honigmann --
Song of the Jewish princess / Michelene Wandor.
Series Title: Jewish lives.
Responsibility: edited by Thomas Nolden and Frances Malino.
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Voices of the Diaspora offers works by major Jewish women writers from Austria, England, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Spain, and Russia. These stories and essays, written over twenty-five  Read more...


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