Journals Higher Education



Published: 04 November 2011

208 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199812639

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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

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