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Title Jewish literatures and cultures [electronic resource] : context and intertext / edited by Anita Norich and Yaron Z. Eliav.

Imprint Providence, R.I. : Brown Judaic Studies, c2008.

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Description xi, 260 p.
Series Brown Judaic studies ; no. 349
Brown Judaic studies ; no. 349.
Note "Most of the essays ... emerged from a conference held at the University of Michigan's Frankel Center for Judaic Studies"-- Introduction.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Jewish literatures and cultures : context and intertext / Anita Norich -- From continuity to contiguity : thoughts on the theory of Jewish literature / Dan Miron -- Beyond influence : toward a new historiographic paradigm / Michael L. Satlow -- Hellenistic Judaism : myth or reality? / Gabriele Boccaccini -- "He was renowned to the ends of the earth" (1 Maccabees 3:9) : Judaism and Hellenism in 1 Maccabees / Martha Himmelfarb -- Roman statues, rabbis, and Greco-Roman culture / Yaron Z. Eliav -- The ghetto and Jewish cultural formation in early modern Europe : towards a new interpretation / David Ruderman -- Hybrid with what? : the variable contexts of Polish Jewish culture : their implications for Jewish cultural history and Jewish studies / Moshe Rosman -- Idols of the cave and theater : a verbal or visual Judaism? / Kalman P. Bland -- "Reverse marranism," translatability, and practice of secular Jewish culture in Russian / Gabriella Safran -- Intertextuality, Rabbinic literature, and the making of Hebrew modernism / Shachar Pinsker -- Brooklyn am Rhein? : the German sources of Jewish-American literature / Julian Levinson -- Diaspora and translation : the migrations of Jewish meaning / Naomi Seidman.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Judaism -- 20th century -- Congresses.
Judaism and culture -- Congresses.
Religion and culture -- Congresses.
Judaism -- History -- Modern period, 1750- -- Congresses.
Secularism -- Congresses.
Jews -- Identity -- Congresses.
Jewish literature -- History and criticism -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Norich, Anita, 1952-
Eliav, Yaron Z.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9781930675551 (cloth : alk. paper)
1930675550 (cloth : alk. paper)

 
    
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