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7 edition of Jewish American literature found in the catalog.

Jewish American literature

a guide to reading interests

by Rosalind Reisner

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Libraries Unlimited in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • American literature -- Jewish authors -- History and criticism -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
    • Jews -- United States -- Intellectual life -- Bibliography -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
    • Judaism and literature -- United States -- Bibliography -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
    • American literature -- Jewish authors -- Bibliography -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
    • Libraries -- Special collections -- Jewish literature -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
    • Jews -- United States -- Intellectual life -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
    • Judaism and literature -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
    • Jews in literature -- Bibliography -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
    • Jews in literature -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
    • Reading interests -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-270) and index.

      StatementRosalind Reisner.
      GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc.
      SeriesGenreflecting advisory series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS153.J4 R45 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 339 p. ;
      Number of Pages339
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3311572M
      ISBN 10156308984X
      LC Control Number2004063243

        How Stan Lee’s Comics Impacted American Culture The Jewish role in the American comic book industry is undeniable and cannot be overstated. By Rabbi Elliot Cosgrove Novem , pm 0 Edit. Send books for review to: Melissa R. Klapper Rowan University Mullica Hill Road Dept. of History, Campbell Library Glassboro, NJ [email protected] Please send book review copies to the contact above. Review copies received by the Johns Hopkins University Press office will be discarded.

      The premise of this book is that despite moving farther away in time, the Holocaust continues to shape and inform contemporary Jewish American writing. Divided into analytical and pedagogical sections, the chapters present a range of possibilities for thinking about these literatures. Jewish-American Fiction. Despite a long-standing Jewish presence in the New World, the existence of a Jewish-American literature, as such, is a relatively recent phenomenon.

      Jewish American Literature A Norton Anthology (Book): A multi-layered anthology of Jewish American Literature covers three centuries of Jewish contributing voices to American letters. American Literature — Jewish Authors — History and Criticism Holocaust, Jewish (), in Literature Jews — United States — Intellectual Life.


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