Israel Through the Jewish-American Imagination

Israel Through the Jewish-American Imagination

A Survey of Jewish-American Literature on Israel, 1928-1995

eBook - 1997
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Univ of New York Press
Examines eight Jewish-American writers--Meyer Levin, Leon Uris, Saul Bellow, Hugh Nissenson, Chaim Potok, Philip Roth, Anne Roiphe, and Tova Reich--who have "imagined" Israel in their work.

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Analyzes Jewish-American fiction on Israel, focusing on eight Jewish-American writers, to gauge the impact of the Jewish state in forging the identity of the American Jewish community and the vision of the Jewish-American writer. Authors discussed include Meyer Levin, Leon Uris, Philip Roth, Anne Roiphe, and Tova Reich. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

Publisher: Albany : State University of New York Press, ©1997
ISBN: 9780585091181
Characteristics: 1 online resource (ix, 223 pages)


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