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The Cambridge Companion to Jewish American literature /

Corporate Author: Cambridge collections online.
Other Authors: Wirth-Nesher, Hana, 1948-, Kramer, Michael P., 1952-
Format: Online Book
Language: English
Published: Cambridge, U.K. ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2003
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Online Access: Online version
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction: Jewish American literatures in the making /
  • Hana Wirth-Nesher and Michael P. Kramer
  • 1.
  • Beginnings and ends: the origins of Jewish American literary history /
  • Michael P. Kramer
  • 2.
  • Imagining Judaism in America /
  • Susannah Heschel
  • 3.
  • Of crucibles and grandfathers: the East European immigrants /
  • Priscilla Wald
  • 4.
  • Coney Island, USA: America in the Yiddish literary imagination /
  • David G. Roskies
  • 5.
  • Hebrew literature in America /
  • Alan Mintz
  • 6.
  • Traces of the past: multilingual Jewish American writing /
  • Hana Wirth-Nesher
  • 7.
  • Accents of the future: Jewish American popular culture /
  • Donald Weber
  • 8.
  • Jewish American poetry /
  • Maeera Y. Shreiber
  • 9.
  • Jewish American writers on the Left /
  • Alan Wald
  • 10.
  • Jewish American renaissance /
  • Ruth R. Wisse
  • 11.
  • The Holocaust in the Jewish American literary imagination /
  • Emily Miller Budick
  • 12.
  • Jewish American women writers and the race question /
  • Susan Gubar
  • 13.
  • On contemporary literary theory and Jewish American poetics /
  • Shira Wolosky
  • 14.
  • Identity matters: contemporary Jewish American writing /
  • Tresa Grauer.