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Encyclopedia of Jewish American literature

Gloria L. Cronin

Encyclopedia of Jewish American literature

by Gloria L. Cronin

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Published by Facts On File in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American literature -- Jewish authors -- Encyclopedias

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementGloria L. Cronin, Alan Berger.
    GenreEncyclopedias.
    ContributionsBerger, Alan L., 1939-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS153.J4 C76 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19970842M
    ISBN 109780816060856
    LC Control Number2008007872

      Because American society is increasingly diverse, students need to understand and value the perspectives and experiences of different ethnic groups. Literature presents social history in capsule form, and this encyclopedia will be a crucial reference for high school students and teachers interested in understanding contemporary American : Hardcover. Jewish American literature has chronicled and paralleled the Jewish American experience. It depicts the struggles of immigrant life, the stable yet alienated middle-class existence that followed, and finally the unique challenges of cultural acceptance: assimilation and the reawakening of tradition.

    In American literature: Multicultural writing. New Jewish voices were heard in the fiction of E.L. Doctorow, noted for his mingling of the historical with the fictional in novels such as Ragtime () and The Waterworks () and in the work of Cynthia Ozick, whose best story, Envy; or, Yiddish in America. Read More. Posner, Marcia W. “Fifty Years of Jewish Children’s Books in the Jewish Book Annual.” In Jewish Book Annual: The American Yearbook of Jewish Literary Creativity. Vol. 50 (–) 81–98, and “A Search for Jewish Content in American Children’s Fiction.” Abstract of doctoral diss., New York University () Rudman, Masha.

    Encyclopedia of American Literature Encyclopedia of American Literature. Editor/Author Manly, Inc. Publication Year: Publisher: Facts On File. Price: Core Collection Only ISBN: Category: Language & Literature - Literature Book Status: Available Table of Contents. The Continuum Encyclopedia of American Literature represents a collaborative effort, involving contributors from across the US and Canada. Composed of more than 1, signed biographical-critical entries, this Encyclopedia serves as both guide and companion to the study and appreciation of American literature.


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