Journals Higher Education



24 July 2014

210 Pages

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9780199394753

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Diasporic Modernisms

Hebrew and Yiddish Literature in the Twentieth Century

Allison Schachter

  • Presents the first comparative study of Hebrew and Yiddish prose modernism
  • Offers a truly global examination of Yiddish and Hebrew literature as it focuses on Jewish literary centers in Odessa, Berlin, Tel Aviv, and New York
  • Challenges traditional Zionist narratives of Hebrew literary history