Austriaca and Judaica: Essays and Translations / Edition 1

Austriaca and Judaica: Essays and Translations / Edition 1

by Harry Zohn
     
 

ISBN-10: 0820425672

ISBN-13: 9780820425672

Pub. Date: 08/01/1995

Publisher: Lang, Peter Publishing, Incorporated

This collection of essays and translations reflects the Viennese-born author-translator's Austrian-Jewish heritage as well as representing his broad involvement as a cultural mediator between his native and adopted countries. The essays - on Herzl, Zweig, Kraus, Kafka, Werfel, Waldinger, Csokor, Trakl, and the winegarden songs of Vienna - highlight the great Jewish

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This collection of essays and translations reflects the Viennese-born author-translator's Austrian-Jewish heritage as well as representing his broad involvement as a cultural mediator between his native and adopted countries. The essays - on Herzl, Zweig, Kraus, Kafka, Werfel, Waldinger, Csokor, Trakl, and the winegarden songs of Vienna - highlight the great Jewish contribution to Austrian culture, and they are supplemented and illuminated by the short prose of Zweig, Herzl, Beer-Hofmann, Polgar, Buber, and others.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780820425672
Publisher:
Lang, Peter Publishing, Incorporated
Publication date:
08/01/1995
Series:
Austrian Culture Series, #15
Pages:
276

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