The Writer Uprooted: Contemporary Jewish Exile Literature

The Writer Uprooted: Contemporary Jewish Exile Literature

by Alvin H. Rosenfeld
     
 


Profiles important new Jewish immigrant writers in AmericaSee more details below

Overview


Profiles important new Jewish immigrant writers in America

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780253351449
Publisher:
Indiana University Press
Publication date:
06/28/2008
Series:
Jewish Literature and Culture Series
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Contents
Introduction / Alvin H. Rosenfeld

Nomadic Language / Norman Manea
On Norman Manea's The Hooligan's Return / Matei Calinescu
Writing about Uprootedness / Henryk Grynberg
Exile as Life after Death in the Writings of Henryk Grynberg and Norman Manea / Katarzyna Jerzak
The Writer as Tour Guide / Lara Vapnyar
Questions of Identity: The New World of the Immigrant Writer / Morris Dickstein
A Displaced Scholar's Tale: The Jewish Factor / Geoffrey Hartman
Exile: Inside and Out / Bronislava Volková
From Country to Country: My Search for Home / Zsuzsanna Ozsvath
Finding a Virtual Home for Yiddish Poetry in Southern Indiana / Dov-Ber Kerler
Afterword / Eva Hoffman

List of Contributors
Index

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