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Author Schachter, Allison, 1974-

Title Diasporic modernisms : Hebrew and Yiddish literature in the twentieth century / Allison Schachter
Published New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, [2012]
copyright 2012
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Description 1 online resource (x, 198 pages) : illustrations
Summary 'Diasporic Modernisms' illuminates the formal and historical aspects of displaced Jewish writers - S.Y. Abramovitsh, Yosef Chaim Brenner, Dovid Bergelson, Leah Goldberg, and others - who grappled with statelessness and the uncertain status of Yiddish and Hebrew
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Mendele Mokher Sefarim, 1835-1917 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Bergelson, David, 1884-1952 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Goldberg, Leah, 1911-1970 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Hebrew literature, Modern -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Yiddish literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Modernism (Literature)
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780199919413 ebook