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The Resource Singer's typewriter and mine : reflections on Jewish culture, Ilan Stavans

Singer's typewriter and mine : reflections on Jewish culture, Ilan Stavans

Label
Singer's typewriter and mine : reflections on Jewish culture
Title
Singer's typewriter and mine
Title remainder
reflections on Jewish culture
Statement of responsibility
Ilan Stavans
Title variation
Singers typewriter and mine
Title variation remainder
reflections on Jewish culture
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Tone
Writing style
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10158081
Cataloging source
DLC
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Stavans, Ilan
Dewey number
813/.6
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3619.T385
LC item number
S56 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Texts and contexts
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  • Jews
  • Judaism
Target audience
adult
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reflections on Jewish culture
Label
Singer's typewriter and mine : reflections on Jewish culture, Ilan Stavans
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Waiting for Rabbi Harvey. A visit to centro historico -- Essays -- Singer's typewriter and mine -- Vilde khaye! -- Doctor Esperanto -- Letter from Caracas -- Harry Houdini -- Singer: a purim parody -- Introduction to Moacyr Scliar's The centaur in the garden -- O r*o*s*t*e*n! my r*o*s*t*e*n! -- Juan Gelman's Dibaxu -- I found it at the movies -- Translating Tevye -- Nora's will -- Thinking aloud: the education of Maurice Samuel -- Mario Vargas Ilosa: judeophile -- American Jews: response to moment -- The hate of Norberto Ceresole -- Photographing Singer -- Is there a God? -- Jacobo Timerman: prisoner without a name -- Borges and Israel: three poems -- Yiddish south of the border -- Homero Aridjis: lessons of 1492 -- Rereading Lionel Trilling: in the American grain -- Mauricio Rosencof: the letters that never came -- A personal history of Jewish reading -- Esther Kreitman: the other singer -- Rabbi Marshall T. Meyer -- Philip Roth: the plagiarist -- Bruno Schulz on stage -- Sephardic literature: unity and dispersion -- The Jewish identity project. What melting pot? multiculturalism and American Jews: oy, are we a pluribus? -- Conversations. The Buenos Aires affair, with Nathan Englander -- Humor and terror, with Marcelo Birmajer -- Impostors r us, with Robin Dizard -- Nostalgia and recognition, with Morris Dickstein -- A fine range of motion, with Allegra Goodman -- God's translators. Reflections on the King James Bible, with Veronica Albin -- Storytelling as Midrash. People of the picture book
Control code
2012018124
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
353 p.
Isbn
9780803271364
Lccn
2012018124
Other physical details
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Label
Singer's typewriter and mine : reflections on Jewish culture, Ilan Stavans
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Waiting for Rabbi Harvey. A visit to centro historico -- Essays -- Singer's typewriter and mine -- Vilde khaye! -- Doctor Esperanto -- Letter from Caracas -- Harry Houdini -- Singer: a purim parody -- Introduction to Moacyr Scliar's The centaur in the garden -- O r*o*s*t*e*n! my r*o*s*t*e*n! -- Juan Gelman's Dibaxu -- I found it at the movies -- Translating Tevye -- Nora's will -- Thinking aloud: the education of Maurice Samuel -- Mario Vargas Ilosa: judeophile -- American Jews: response to moment -- The hate of Norberto Ceresole -- Photographing Singer -- Is there a God? -- Jacobo Timerman: prisoner without a name -- Borges and Israel: three poems -- Yiddish south of the border -- Homero Aridjis: lessons of 1492 -- Rereading Lionel Trilling: in the American grain -- Mauricio Rosencof: the letters that never came -- A personal history of Jewish reading -- Esther Kreitman: the other singer -- Rabbi Marshall T. Meyer -- Philip Roth: the plagiarist -- Bruno Schulz on stage -- Sephardic literature: unity and dispersion -- The Jewish identity project. What melting pot? multiculturalism and American Jews: oy, are we a pluribus? -- Conversations. The Buenos Aires affair, with Nathan Englander -- Humor and terror, with Marcelo Birmajer -- Impostors r us, with Robin Dizard -- Nostalgia and recognition, with Morris Dickstein -- A fine range of motion, with Allegra Goodman -- God's translators. Reflections on the King James Bible, with Veronica Albin -- Storytelling as Midrash. People of the picture book
Control code
2012018124
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
353 p.
Isbn
9780803271364
Lccn
2012018124
Other physical details
ill.

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