Contemporary Jewish Writing in Europe: A Guide (Jewish by Vivian Liska

By Vivian Liska

With contributions from a dozen American and ecu students, this quantity provides an outline of Jewish writing in post--World battle II Europe. awesome a stability among shut readings of person texts and normal surveys of bigger events and underlying subject matters, the essays painting Jewish authors throughout Europe as writers and intellectuals of a number of affiliations and hybrid identities. aimed toward a basic readership and guided via the assumption of creating bridges throughout nationwide cultures, this booklet maps for English-speaking readers the productiveness and variety of Jewish writers and writing that has marked a revitalization of Jewish tradition in France, Germany, Austria, Italy, nice Britain, the Netherlands, Hungary, Poland, and Russia.

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2000. The Search for M. Trans. Francis M. Sharp. : Aridane. Contempor ary Jewish Writing in Europe ‰ ONE ‰ Vivian Lisk a Secret Affinities: Contemporary Jewish Writing in Austria Topography In the heart of Vienna, slightly off the city center, lies the Judenplatz, an old square lined with baroque facades, restaurants, cafés, and small shops. A 1996 decision to erect a memorial for the 65,000 Austrian Jews murdered by the National Socialists led to the square’s renovation, revealing a many-layered architectural palimpsest of Austrian Jewish history and culture.

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