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The Resource The resonance of dust : essays on holocaust literature and Jewish fate, Edward Alexander

The resonance of dust : essays on holocaust literature and Jewish fate, Edward Alexander

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The resonance of dust : essays on holocaust literature and Jewish fate
Title
The resonance of dust
Title remainder
essays on holocaust literature and Jewish fate
Statement of responsibility
Edward Alexander
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Providing a literary criticism of Holocaust literature, the author recognizes the inherent inability to answer many questions concerning the Holocaust. he recognizes that despite basic shortcomings in such works ..
  • The literary world cannot neglect such writing, but must realize that amidst these shortcomings the only adequate response possible to a tragedy of such magnitude Evovles
  • Study is divided thematically, as well as according to nationality of the writer. I.B. singer and Saul Bellow are treated individually. a very high degree of continuity is achieved through this treatment
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Alexander, Edward
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), in literature
  • Israeli literature
  • American literature
  • Jews
  • Yiddish literature
  • Judaism and literature
  • Jews in literature
Label
The resonance of dust : essays on holocaust literature and Jewish fate, Edward Alexander
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [249]-252
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ch. 5.
  • The destruction and resurrection of the Jews in the fiction of Isaac Bashevis Singer
  • ch. 6.
  • Saul Bellow: a Jewish farewell to the Enlightenment
  • ch. 7.
  • The Holocaust and the God of Israel
  • ch. 8.
  • A dialogue of the mind with itself: Chaim Grade's quarrel with Hersh Rasseyner
  • ch. 1.
  • The incredibility of the Holocaust
  • ch. 2.
  • Holocaust and rebirth: Moshe Flinker, Nelly Sachs, and Abba Kovner
  • ch. 3.
  • Between diaspora and Zion: Israeli Holocaust fiction
  • ch. 4.
  • The Holocaust in American Jewish fiction: a slow awakening
Control code
5101527
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xx, 256 pages
Isbn
9780814203033
Lccn
79015515
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)72691
Label
The resonance of dust : essays on holocaust literature and Jewish fate, Edward Alexander
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [249]-252
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ch. 5.
  • The destruction and resurrection of the Jews in the fiction of Isaac Bashevis Singer
  • ch. 6.
  • Saul Bellow: a Jewish farewell to the Enlightenment
  • ch. 7.
  • The Holocaust and the God of Israel
  • ch. 8.
  • A dialogue of the mind with itself: Chaim Grade's quarrel with Hersh Rasseyner
  • ch. 1.
  • The incredibility of the Holocaust
  • ch. 2.
  • Holocaust and rebirth: Moshe Flinker, Nelly Sachs, and Abba Kovner
  • ch. 3.
  • Between diaspora and Zion: Israeli Holocaust fiction
  • ch. 4.
  • The Holocaust in American Jewish fiction: a slow awakening
Control code
5101527
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xx, 256 pages
Isbn
9780814203033
Lccn
79015515
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)72691

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