Celebrating Elie Wiesel: Stories, Essays, Reflections

Celebrating Elie Wiesel: Stories, Essays, Reflections

by Elie Wiesel
     
 

Elie Wiesel is a consummate storyteller, commentator on classic Jewish texts, human rights activist, university professor, and winner of the Nobel Peace Prize. Celebrating Elie Wiesel presents stories, essays, and reflections that celebrate his extraordinary literary, moral, religious, and human rights contributions. See more details below

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Elie Wiesel is a consummate storyteller, commentator on classic Jewish texts, human rights activist, university professor, and winner of the Nobel Peace Prize. Celebrating Elie Wiesel presents stories, essays, and reflections that celebrate his extraordinary literary, moral, religious, and human rights contributions.

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Booknews
Presents 22 stories, essays, and reflections that celebrate Wiesel's literary, moral, religious, and human rights contributions. The contributors talk about the Nobel Peace Prize winner's novels, discuss his role as a Holocaust survivor, celebrate his struggles against injustice, even compare his work to that of Sophocles. The contributors include Alan Rosen, Alan M. Dershowitz, Ariel Dorfman, John K. Roth, Pnina Lahav, Vaclav Havel, and Cynthia Ozick. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780268008352
Publisher:
University of Notre Dame Press
Publication date:
12/28/1998
Pages:
368
Product dimensions:
6.25(w) x 9.26(h) x 1.21(d)

Meet the Author

Brief Biography

Hometown:
New York, New York
Date of Birth:
September 30, 1928
Place of Birth:
Sighet, Romania
Education:
La Sorbonne

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