Daughters of valor : contemporary Jewish American women writers / edited by Jay L. Halio and Ben Siegel.

Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Halio, Jay L., Siegel, Ben, 1925-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Newark : University of Delaware Press, c1997.
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction : erasing and embracing the past : America and its Jewish writers : men and women /
  • Ben Siegel
  • "In life I am not free" : the writer Cynthia Ozick and her Jewish obligations /
  • Susanne Klingenstein
  • "Daughters of refugees of the ongoing-universal-endless-upheaval" : Anne Roiphe and the quest for narrative power in Jewish American women's fiction /
  • Miriyam Glazer
  • Anne Roiphe : finding her America /
  • Jay L. Halio
  • Responding to an old story : Susan Fromberg Schaeffer, Lesléa Newman, and Francine Prose /
  • Victoria Aarons
  • Erica Jong : becoming a Jewish writer /
  • Charlotte Templin
  • "Pin with which to stick yourself" : the Holocaust in Jewish American women's writing /
  • Sara R. Horowitz
  • Norma Rosen : an American literary response to the Holocaust /
  • S. Lillian Kremer
  • Resisting the melting pot : the Jewish back-story in the fiction of Lynne Sharon Schwartz /
  • James M. Mellard
  • Adrienne Rich : "stuck to earth" /
  • Karen W. Klein
  • Kael and farewell /
  • Steven G. Kellman
  • Wendy Wasserstein and the crisis of (Jewish) identity /
  • Stephen J. Whitfield
  • Immersions in the postmodern : the fiction of Allegra Goodman /
  • Gloria L. Cronin
  • Writing Jewish fiction in and out of the multicultural context /
  • Allegra Goodman.