Contemporary Jewish writing in Europe : a guide / edited by Vivian Liska and Thomas Nolden.

With contributions from a dozen American and European scholars, this volume presents an overview of Jewish writing in post-World War II Europe. Striking a balance between close readings of individual texts and general surveys of larger movements and underlying themes, the essays portray Jewish autho...

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Liska, Vivian, 1956-, Nolden, Thomas.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©2008.
Series:Jewish literature and culture.
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Table of Contents:
  • Secret affinities: contemporary Jewish writing in Austria / Vivian Liska
  • Writing against reconciliation: contemporary Jewish writing in Germany / Stephan Braese
  • Remembering or inventing the past: second-generation Jewish writers in the Netherlands / Elrud Ibsch
  • Bonds with a vanished past: contemporary Jewish writing in Scandinavia / Eva Ekselius
  • Imagined communities: contemporary Jewish writing in Great Britain / Bryan Cheyette
  • À la recherche du judaïsme perdu: contemporary Jewish writing in France / Thomas Nolden
  • Ital'Yah letteraria: contemporary Jewish writing in Italy / Christoph Miething
  • Writing along borders: contemporary Jewish writing in Hungary / Péter Varga with Thomas Nolden
  • Making up for lost time: contemporary Jewish writing in Poland / Monika Adamczyk-Garbowska
  • De-centered writing: aspects of contemporary Jewish writing in Russia / Rainer Grübel & Vladimir Novikov.