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The Resource The Oxford book of Jewish stories, edited and with an introduction by Ilan Stavans

The Oxford book of Jewish stories, edited and with an introduction by Ilan Stavans

Label
The Oxford book of Jewish stories
Title
The Oxford book of Jewish stories
Statement of responsibility
edited and with an introduction by Ilan Stavans
Title variation
  • Book of Jewish stories
  • Jewish stories
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • mul
  • eng
Summary
An anthology of international Jewish fiction, featuring fifty stories by known and unknown writers. The story, The Zulu and the Zeide by Dan Jacobson is on the friendship in South Africa of a Jew and a black servant, while Family Ties by the Brazilian author Clarice Lispector is on Jewish identity
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
808.83/1088924
Index
index present
LC call number
PN6120.95.J6
LC item number
O94 1998
Literary form
fiction
NLM call number
000094716
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Stavans, Ilan
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  • Short stories, Jewish
  • Short stories, Jewish
  • Jews
  • Jewish fiction
  • Jewish fiction
  • Jews
  • Short stories, Jewish
  • Joden
  • Nouvelles américaines
  • Roman juif
  • Anthologie
  • Jüdische Literatur
  • Kurzgeschichte
  • Cuentos cortos judios
  • Novela judia
  • Cuentos cortos judios
  • Judíos
Label
The Oxford book of Jewish stories, edited and with an introduction by Ilan Stavans
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Sholem Aleichem
  • David Grossman
  • Three nightmares
  • Ilan Stavans
  • Endless visibility
  • Jonathan Rosen
  • The art biz
  • Allegra Goodman
  • The mother
  • Italo Svevo
  • Tug of love
  • Israel Zangwill
  • The kiss
  • Lamed Shapiro
  • America and I
  • Anzia Yezierska
  • Holy land
  • Introduction: Language and Tradition
  • Ludwig Lewisohn
  • Before the law
  • Franz Kafka
  • At night
  • David Bergelson
  • The fool and the forest demon
  • Der Nister
  • Camacho's wedding feast
  • Alberto Gerchunoff
  • A whole loaf
  • The Rabbi's son
  • Shmuel Yosef Agnon
  • The street of crocodiles
  • Bruno Schulz
  • The story of my dovecot
  • Isaac Babel
  • The Spinoza of Market Street
  • Isaac Bashevis Singer
  • The sacrifice of the prisoner
  • Elias Canetti
  • Prophet in our midst: a story for Passover
  • Rabbi Nakhman of Bratzlav
  • A.M. Klein
  • In dreams begin responsibilities
  • Delmore Schwartz
  • Angel Levine
  • Bernard Malamud
  • Looking for Mr. Green
  • Saul Bellow
  • House at the sea
  • Natalia Ginzburg
  • The hand that fed me
  • The calf
  • Isaac Rosenfeld
  • The mirror maker
  • Primo Levi
  • The key game
  • Ida Fink
  • Midrash on happiness
  • Grace Paley
  • Letter from his father
  • Nadine Gordimer
  • Family ties
  • Sholem Jacob Abramovitsh
  • Clarice Lispector
  • The shawl
  • Cynthia Ozick
  • The true waiting
  • Elie Wiesel
  • The Zulu and the Zeide
  • Dan Jacobson
  • Criers and kibitzers, kibitzers and criers
  • Stanley Elkin
  • Playing ball on Hampstead Heath
  • If not higher ...
  • Mordecai Richler
  • Bertha
  • Aharon Appelfeld
  • The conversion of the Jews
  • Philip Roth
  • Dogs and books
  • Danilo Kiš
  • The Yatir Evening Express
  • A.B. Yehoshua
  • In the name of His Name
  • Isaac Leib Peretz
  • Angelina Muñiz-Huberman
  • The ballad of the false Messiah
  • Moacyr Scliar
  • Nomad and viper
  • Amos Oz
  • The conversion
  • Isaac Goldemberg
  • Useful ceremonies
  • Francine Prose
  • Lazar Malkin enters heaven
  • A Yom Kippur scandal
  • Steve Stern
  • The legacy of Raizel Kaidish: a story
  • Rebecca Goldstein
  • Postscript to a dead language
  • Melvin Jules Bukiet
  • Bottles
  • Alcina Lubitch Domecq
  • Elvis, Axl, and me
  • Janice Eidus
  • Cherries in the icebox
Control code
ocm38856168
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 493 pages
Isbn
9780195110197
Lccn
98016631
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780195110197
  • (OCoLC)38856168
Label
The Oxford book of Jewish stories, edited and with an introduction by Ilan Stavans
Link
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Sholem Aleichem
  • David Grossman
  • Three nightmares
  • Ilan Stavans
  • Endless visibility
  • Jonathan Rosen
  • The art biz
  • Allegra Goodman
  • The mother
  • Italo Svevo
  • Tug of love
  • Israel Zangwill
  • The kiss
  • Lamed Shapiro
  • America and I
  • Anzia Yezierska
  • Holy land
  • Introduction: Language and Tradition
  • Ludwig Lewisohn
  • Before the law
  • Franz Kafka
  • At night
  • David Bergelson
  • The fool and the forest demon
  • Der Nister
  • Camacho's wedding feast
  • Alberto Gerchunoff
  • A whole loaf
  • The Rabbi's son
  • Shmuel Yosef Agnon
  • The street of crocodiles
  • Bruno Schulz
  • The story of my dovecot
  • Isaac Babel
  • The Spinoza of Market Street
  • Isaac Bashevis Singer
  • The sacrifice of the prisoner
  • Elias Canetti
  • Prophet in our midst: a story for Passover
  • Rabbi Nakhman of Bratzlav
  • A.M. Klein
  • In dreams begin responsibilities
  • Delmore Schwartz
  • Angel Levine
  • Bernard Malamud
  • Looking for Mr. Green
  • Saul Bellow
  • House at the sea
  • Natalia Ginzburg
  • The hand that fed me
  • The calf
  • Isaac Rosenfeld
  • The mirror maker
  • Primo Levi
  • The key game
  • Ida Fink
  • Midrash on happiness
  • Grace Paley
  • Letter from his father
  • Nadine Gordimer
  • Family ties
  • Sholem Jacob Abramovitsh
  • Clarice Lispector
  • The shawl
  • Cynthia Ozick
  • The true waiting
  • Elie Wiesel
  • The Zulu and the Zeide
  • Dan Jacobson
  • Criers and kibitzers, kibitzers and criers
  • Stanley Elkin
  • Playing ball on Hampstead Heath
  • If not higher ...
  • Mordecai Richler
  • Bertha
  • Aharon Appelfeld
  • The conversion of the Jews
  • Philip Roth
  • Dogs and books
  • Danilo Kiš
  • The Yatir Evening Express
  • A.B. Yehoshua
  • In the name of His Name
  • Isaac Leib Peretz
  • Angelina Muñiz-Huberman
  • The ballad of the false Messiah
  • Moacyr Scliar
  • Nomad and viper
  • Amos Oz
  • The conversion
  • Isaac Goldemberg
  • Useful ceremonies
  • Francine Prose
  • Lazar Malkin enters heaven
  • A Yom Kippur scandal
  • Steve Stern
  • The legacy of Raizel Kaidish: a story
  • Rebecca Goldstein
  • Postscript to a dead language
  • Melvin Jules Bukiet
  • Bottles
  • Alcina Lubitch Domecq
  • Elvis, Axl, and me
  • Janice Eidus
  • Cherries in the icebox
Control code
ocm38856168
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 493 pages
Isbn
9780195110197
Lccn
98016631
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780195110197
  • (OCoLC)38856168

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