Modern Hebrew Literature Made Into Films / Edition 1

Modern Hebrew Literature Made Into Films / Edition 1

by Lev Hakak
     
 

ISBN-10: 0761834192

ISBN-13: 9780761834199

Pub. Date: 04/28/2006

Publisher: UPA

This book analyzes seven important works in the field of Modern Hebrew fiction that were translated to English and adapted into films. The author presents a brief history of Modern Hebrew literature, and a brief survey of Israeli cinema and of the adaptation of Israeli prose fiction into films. The chapters include a presentation of the literary world of the author

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This book analyzes seven important works in the field of Modern Hebrew fiction that were translated to English and adapted into films. The author presents a brief history of Modern Hebrew literature, and a brief survey of Israeli cinema and of the adaptation of Israeli prose fiction into films. The chapters include a presentation of the literary world of the author whose work is studied and an itemization of his literary works in English translations. At the end of each chapter there is a discussion of the cinematic adaptation of the literary work studied in that chapter followed by a bibliography.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761834199
Publisher:
UPA
Publication date:
04/28/2006
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 8.96(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

1 Acknowledgments 2 A Brief History of Modern Hebrew Literature 3 The Israeli Cinema: A Brief Survey 4 Adaptation of Prose Fiction into Films (The Case of Modern Hebrew Literature) 5 "Winter Games" by Yitzhak Ben-Ner 6 Hirbet Hiz'ah by S.Yizhar 7 Himmo King of Jerusalem by Yoram Kaniuk 8 Three Days and a Child by A.B. Yehoshua 9 My Michael by Amos Oz 10 The Lover by A.B. Yehoshua 11 Black Box by Amos Oz

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