Download PDF by Nicholas Patruno,Roberta Ricci: Approaches to Teaching the Works of Primo Levi (Approaches

By Nicholas Patruno,Roberta Ricci

ISBN-10: 1603291474

ISBN-13: 9781603291477

ISBN-10: 1603291482

ISBN-13: 9781603291484

Primo Levi, Holocaust survivor and popular memoirist, is among the most generally learn writers of post-World conflict II Italy. His works are characterised through the tilt, dispassionate eloquence with which he methods his adventure of incarceration in Auschwitz. His memoirs--as good as his poetry and fiction and his many interviews--are frequently taught in different fields, together with Jewish reports and Holocaust stories, comparative literature, and Italian language and literature, and will improve the research of heritage, psychology, and philosophy.

The first a part of this quantity presents teachers with an outline of the on hand versions, anthologies, and translations of Levi's paintings and identifies different beneficial lecture room aids, reminiscent of movies, song, and on-line assets. within the moment half, members describe diversified techniques to educating Levi's paintings. a few, in proposing Survival in Auschwitz, The Reawakening, and The Drowned and the Saved, examine where of fashion in Holocaust testimony and the reliability of reminiscence in autobiography. Others specialise in questions of translation, complex by means of the untranslatable within the language and reports of the focus camps, or on how Levi contains his heritage as a chemist into his writing, such a lot truly in The Periodic Table.

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By Nicholas Patruno,Roberta Ricci

ISBN-10: 1603291474

ISBN-13: 9781603291477

ISBN-10: 1603291482

ISBN-13: 9781603291484

Primo Levi, Holocaust survivor and popular memoirist, is among the most generally learn writers of post-World conflict II Italy. His works are characterised through the tilt, dispassionate eloquence with which he methods his adventure of incarceration in Auschwitz. His memoirs--as good as his poetry and fiction and his many interviews--are frequently taught in different fields, together with Jewish reports and Holocaust stories, comparative literature, and Italian language and literature, and will improve the research of heritage, psychology, and philosophy.

The first a part of this quantity presents teachers with an outline of the on hand versions, anthologies, and translations of Levi's paintings and identifies different beneficial lecture room aids, reminiscent of movies, song, and on-line assets. within the moment half, members describe diversified techniques to educating Levi's paintings. a few, in proposing Survival in Auschwitz, The Reawakening, and The Drowned and the Saved, examine where of fashion in Holocaust testimony and the reliability of reminiscence in autobiography. Others specialise in questions of translation, complex by means of the untranslatable within the language and reports of the focus camps, or on how Levi contains his heritage as a chemist into his writing, such a lot truly in The Periodic Table.

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Here and Now: History, Nationalism, and Realism in Modern by Todd Hasak-Lowy PDF

By Todd Hasak-Lowy

ISBN-10: 081563157X

ISBN-13: 9780815631576

The emergence of Zionism within the overdue 19th century and the evolution of Zionist society in Palestine have been profoundly inspired by way of the Hebrew literature of the day. As Todd Hasak-Lowy cogently argues during this publication, Hebrew authors wrote with the idea that competently representing Jewish society - together with its heritage - of their texts could either checklist the previous and determine its destiny course.Hasak-Lowy strains the tensions among the extraliterary - the old, social, and political - and the literary - the classy, formal, and stylistic - in Hebrew fiction. targeting canonical texts by means of S. Y. Abramovitz, Y. H. Brenner, S. Y. Agnon, and S. Yizhar, the writer establishes how smooth Hebrew writers galvanized Jewish nationalism in nineteenth-century Europe and later articulated its personality in twentieth-century Palestine.

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By Todd Hasak-Lowy

ISBN-10: 081563157X

ISBN-13: 9780815631576

The emergence of Zionism within the overdue 19th century and the evolution of Zionist society in Palestine have been profoundly inspired by way of the Hebrew literature of the day. As Todd Hasak-Lowy cogently argues during this publication, Hebrew authors wrote with the idea that competently representing Jewish society - together with its heritage - of their texts could either checklist the previous and determine its destiny course.Hasak-Lowy strains the tensions among the extraliterary - the old, social, and political - and the literary - the classy, formal, and stylistic - in Hebrew fiction. targeting canonical texts by means of S. Y. Abramovitz, Y. H. Brenner, S. Y. Agnon, and S. Yizhar, the writer establishes how smooth Hebrew writers galvanized Jewish nationalism in nineteenth-century Europe and later articulated its personality in twentieth-century Palestine.

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New PDF release: Di notte sotto il ponte di pietra (Italian Edition)

By Leo Perutz,Beatrice Talamo

ISBN-10: 886632826X

ISBN-13: 9788866328261

Il grande romanzo di Praga

«Leo Perutz è un genio».
Ian Fleming

Praga, tremendous del XVI secolo. Sulla città regna Rodolfo II, imperatore del Sacro Romano Impero, collezionista, mecenate delle arti e delle scienze, uomo eccentrico e misterioso. Vive arroccato nel Castello, circondato da alchimisti, astrologi, pittori, servitori fedeli e imbroglioni di ogni risma. Ama una donna di nome Esther, moglie dell’ebreo Mordechai Meisl, l’uomo che gli presta il denaro in line with los angeles sfarzosa ed eccentrica vita di corte, ma è un amore che esiste solo nei sogni, perché così ha voluto Rabbi Löw, autore di sortilegi, cabalista e artefice del Golem. Dentro questa Praga magica e perduta Leo Perutz intreccia le sue invenzioni narrative, fantastiche e poetiche, intorno a un perno che è l’inestricabile intreccio dei destini dei due rivali, Rodolfo e Mordechai, il Cristiano e l’Ebreo, entrambi grandi, entrambi perdenti.

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By Leo Perutz,Beatrice Talamo

ISBN-10: 886632826X

ISBN-13: 9788866328261

Il grande romanzo di Praga

«Leo Perutz è un genio».
Ian Fleming

Praga, tremendous del XVI secolo. Sulla città regna Rodolfo II, imperatore del Sacro Romano Impero, collezionista, mecenate delle arti e delle scienze, uomo eccentrico e misterioso. Vive arroccato nel Castello, circondato da alchimisti, astrologi, pittori, servitori fedeli e imbroglioni di ogni risma. Ama una donna di nome Esther, moglie dell’ebreo Mordechai Meisl, l’uomo che gli presta il denaro in line with los angeles sfarzosa ed eccentrica vita di corte, ma è un amore che esiste solo nei sogni, perché così ha voluto Rabbi Löw, autore di sortilegi, cabalista e artefice del Golem. Dentro questa Praga magica e perduta Leo Perutz intreccia le sue invenzioni narrative, fantastiche e poetiche, intorno a un perno che è l’inestricabile intreccio dei destini dei due rivali, Rodolfo e Mordechai, il Cristiano e l’Ebreo, entrambi grandi, entrambi perdenti.

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Download e-book for kindle: Sadness Is a White Bird: A Novel by Moriel Rothman-Zecher

By Moriel Rothman-Zecher

ISBN-10: 1501176269

ISBN-13: 9781501176265

ISBN-10: 1684410525

ISBN-13: 9781684410521

“Nuanced, sharp, and wonderfully written, Sadness Is a White chicken manages, with seeming effortlessness, to discover anything clean and superb and poignant within the vintage coming-of-age, love-triangle narrative, anything starker, extra heartbreaking: anything new.” —Michael Chabon

“Unflinching in its honesty, unyielding in its ethical complexity.” —Pulitzer Prize–winning writer Geraldine Brooks

In this lyrical and searing debut novel written by means of a emerging literary celebrity and MacDowell Fellow, a tender guy is getting ready to serve within the Israeli military whereas additionally attempting to reconcile his shut courting to 2 Palestinian siblings along with his deeply ingrained loyalties to relatives and country.

The tale starts off in an Israeli army reformatory, where—four days after his 19th birthday—Jonathan stares up on the fluorescent lighting fixtures of his mobile, and remembers the sequence of occasions that led him there.

Two years past: relocating again to Israel after a number of years in Pennsylvania, Jonathan is able to struggle to maintain and shield the Jewish country, which his grandfather—a Salonican Jew whose group used to be burnt up through the Nazis—helped identify. yet he's additionally conflicted concerning the chance of getting to observe the occupied Palestinian territories, a priority that grows deeper and extra pressing while he meets Nimreen and Laith—the dual daughter and son of his mother’s friend.

From that iciness morning on, the 3 turn into inseparable: wandering the streets on weekends, piling onto buses towards new discoveries, giggling uncontrollably. They percentage joints at the seashore, buying and selling snippets of poems, intimate secrets and techniques, kin histories, resentments, and goals. yet along with his draft date swiftly imminent, Jonathan wrestles with the query of what it capacity to be pleased with your history and constant for your humans, whereas additionally feeling love for these outdoors of your personal tribal relatives. after which that fateful day arrives, the one who lands Jonathan in legal and alterations his courting with the twins forever.

Powerful, vital, and well timed, Sadness Is a White fowl explores one man’s makes an attempt to discover a spot for himself, gaining knowledge of within the procedure a gorgeous, against-the-odds love that sparkles like a candle within the darkness of a endless conflict.

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By Moriel Rothman-Zecher

ISBN-10: 1501176269

ISBN-13: 9781501176265

ISBN-10: 1684410525

ISBN-13: 9781684410521

“Nuanced, sharp, and wonderfully written, Sadness Is a White chicken manages, with seeming effortlessness, to discover anything clean and superb and poignant within the vintage coming-of-age, love-triangle narrative, anything starker, extra heartbreaking: anything new.” —Michael Chabon

“Unflinching in its honesty, unyielding in its ethical complexity.” —Pulitzer Prize–winning writer Geraldine Brooks

In this lyrical and searing debut novel written by means of a emerging literary celebrity and MacDowell Fellow, a tender guy is getting ready to serve within the Israeli military whereas additionally attempting to reconcile his shut courting to 2 Palestinian siblings along with his deeply ingrained loyalties to relatives and country.

The tale starts off in an Israeli army reformatory, where—four days after his 19th birthday—Jonathan stares up on the fluorescent lighting fixtures of his mobile, and remembers the sequence of occasions that led him there.

Two years past: relocating again to Israel after a number of years in Pennsylvania, Jonathan is able to struggle to maintain and shield the Jewish country, which his grandfather—a Salonican Jew whose group used to be burnt up through the Nazis—helped identify. yet he's additionally conflicted concerning the chance of getting to observe the occupied Palestinian territories, a priority that grows deeper and extra pressing while he meets Nimreen and Laith—the dual daughter and son of his mother’s friend.

From that iciness morning on, the 3 turn into inseparable: wandering the streets on weekends, piling onto buses towards new discoveries, giggling uncontrollably. They percentage joints at the seashore, buying and selling snippets of poems, intimate secrets and techniques, kin histories, resentments, and goals. yet along with his draft date swiftly imminent, Jonathan wrestles with the query of what it capacity to be pleased with your history and constant for your humans, whereas additionally feeling love for these outdoors of your personal tribal relatives. after which that fateful day arrives, the one who lands Jonathan in legal and alterations his courting with the twins forever.

Powerful, vital, and well timed, Sadness Is a White fowl explores one man’s makes an attempt to discover a spot for himself, gaining knowledge of within the procedure a gorgeous, against-the-odds love that sparkles like a candle within the darkness of a endless conflict.

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Get Life Behind A Shutter: The Story Of My Family's Struggle To PDF

By Lea Atlas Magali

ISBN-10: 1549503219

ISBN-13: 9781549503214

this is often the tale of the Jewish those who have been exiled to Babylon within the sixth century BCE and stayed there among the Arabic peoples for 2500 years. it's also a narrative of a family's fight to outlive and a tender girl's fight for her id.

As with a broom, the writer paints a compilation of highly spiced tales, a few tragic, others comedic, all with attractive flowing language to accomplish descriptive images and smells which comprised the colourful tradition of communal Jewish Kurdish lifestyles first and foremost of the twentieth Century. The tales, which describe the various hardships and struggles of those peoples appear surrealistic, virtually imaginary, yet are in line with real-life occasions.

As the narrative provides the fashionable reader a feeling of the way issues have been, it additionally offers present Kurdish generations, old and young, concept to face upright with heads held excessive, jogging proudly within the course in their ancestors.

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By Lea Atlas Magali

ISBN-10: 1549503219

ISBN-13: 9781549503214

this is often the tale of the Jewish those who have been exiled to Babylon within the sixth century BCE and stayed there among the Arabic peoples for 2500 years. it's also a narrative of a family's fight to outlive and a tender girl's fight for her id.

As with a broom, the writer paints a compilation of highly spiced tales, a few tragic, others comedic, all with attractive flowing language to accomplish descriptive images and smells which comprised the colourful tradition of communal Jewish Kurdish lifestyles first and foremost of the twentieth Century. The tales, which describe the various hardships and struggles of those peoples appear surrealistic, virtually imaginary, yet are in line with real-life occasions.

As the narrative provides the fashionable reader a feeling of the way issues have been, it additionally offers present Kurdish generations, old and young, concept to face upright with heads held excessive, jogging proudly within the course in their ancestors.

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Às Portas de Tânger (Portuguese Edition) - download pdf or read online

By Mois Benarroch,Catia A. G. Fernandes

ISBN-10: 1507119410

ISBN-13: 9781507119419

Quando o pai dos Benzimra morre, deixa um testamento no qual anuncia à sua família a existência de um filho ilegítimo, fruto de uma relação com uma mulher muçulmana em Marrocos. Para receber a herança, a sua família deve fazer todos os possíveis para o encontrar. Empreendem então uma viagem até Tetuão, passando por lugares como Jerusalém, Madrid, Nova Iorque e Paris, à procura desse irmão perdido; uma viagem que os irá confrontar com as suas origens marroquinas, com o seu judaísmo, que os levará a questionarem-se sobre a sua identidade; uma experiência d qual não regressarão os mesmos. Uma obra que põe a descoberto como vive a sociedade israelita em pleno conflito entre sefarditas e ashkenazim, os laços e as tensões entre o mundo árabe e a Europa, entre a cultura do Médio Oriente e a cultura ocidental. Um mundo cheio de complexidades e refinamentos que são frequentemente distorcidos na versão apresentada pelos meios de comunicação.

Uma história sobre um mundo pouco conhecido, o dos judeus do norte de Marrocos, repleta de intrigas, pontilhada por rasgos de humor e erotismo, que leva até ao incesto, mas deixando sempre a possibilidade de regresso a casa.

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By Mois Benarroch,Catia A. G. Fernandes

ISBN-10: 1507119410

ISBN-13: 9781507119419

Quando o pai dos Benzimra morre, deixa um testamento no qual anuncia à sua família a existência de um filho ilegítimo, fruto de uma relação com uma mulher muçulmana em Marrocos. Para receber a herança, a sua família deve fazer todos os possíveis para o encontrar. Empreendem então uma viagem até Tetuão, passando por lugares como Jerusalém, Madrid, Nova Iorque e Paris, à procura desse irmão perdido; uma viagem que os irá confrontar com as suas origens marroquinas, com o seu judaísmo, que os levará a questionarem-se sobre a sua identidade; uma experiência d qual não regressarão os mesmos. Uma obra que põe a descoberto como vive a sociedade israelita em pleno conflito entre sefarditas e ashkenazim, os laços e as tensões entre o mundo árabe e a Europa, entre a cultura do Médio Oriente e a cultura ocidental. Um mundo cheio de complexidades e refinamentos que são frequentemente distorcidos na versão apresentada pelos meios de comunicação.

Uma história sobre um mundo pouco conhecido, o dos judeus do norte de Marrocos, repleta de intrigas, pontilhada por rasgos de humor e erotismo, que leva até ao incesto, mas deixando sempre a possibilidade de regresso a casa.

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New PDF release: Seed of Avraham - The 4000 Year History of the Jewish Family

By Othniel Seiden

ISBN-10: 1519495811

ISBN-13: 9781519495815

Review: attractive Jewish novel - actually an epic ancient experience!

The miracle of its survival used to be estimated - guaranteed.

The written historical past of the home of Avraham has been born out by means of the choose and shovel of twentieth century archeology. To doubt its validity within the face of the entire facts is foolishness. yet probably i am wrong for might be the relations of fools is even older than the home of Avraham.

Like each kinfolk, the home of Avraham is a combined lot. There have continually been a number of who observed little worth within the birthright - attempted denying it - -gave it up - yet seldom with good fortune or to their very own profit. Others confronted anguish, torture, loss of life - instead of provide it up. those that survived expectantly came upon their present; those that perished - who is familiar with what prize awaited them for his or her sufferings. Such are the issues religion is made of.

It used to be anticipated. It has come to go.

Othniel J. Seiden, or Otti as he prefers to be referred to as, regularly takes on an attractive ancient topic and reports it to discover the main interesting storyline. due to his religion and love of background, the Jewish old novel is his specialty.

When doing the study for "Avraham," besides the fact that, Otti stumbled on that it wasn't only one tale, however the mix of the tales of the survivors and their resistance paintings that truly advised the genuine tale of the 'Free Jews of worldwide warfare II' and the half they performed in bringing down the 3rd Reich.

After gaining knowledge of the transcripts of the Nuremburg Trials and interviewing 'The Remnant' or Jewish survivors of the holocaust; Otti used to be forced to write down their startling and memorable tales of global warfare II whereas the rest participants of "The Remnant" have been nonetheless alive.

It is a gorgeous and compelling novel made up of up the gathering of news of the Jews who have been capable of stay loose and struggle. Otti records their escapes, their survival, their sacrifices, their ache, their missions and their guerrilla struggle strategies opposed to the Nazi profession forces.

Otti tells so much of this tale within the shadow of the atrocities of the now notorious Babi Yar ravine the place it's suggestion that just about 1000000 humans, Jews and non-Jews alike have been massacred. Its life was once stored hidden for a few years after the conflict via either the German and Russian pursuits. The courageous few who escaped sure demise the following did so by means of acts of fantastic bravery and sheer choice to live.

Otti during this ebook, with those tales in response to actual humans and ancient transcripts, should still dispel the parable that the Jewish humans "went to their deaths like sheep to slaughter-" The Remnant and their great tales will erase that belief forever!

Preview this old Jewish novel now - easily click on the canopy of Seed of Avraham

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By Othniel Seiden

ISBN-10: 1519495811

ISBN-13: 9781519495815

Review: attractive Jewish novel - actually an epic ancient experience!

The miracle of its survival used to be estimated - guaranteed.

The written historical past of the home of Avraham has been born out by means of the choose and shovel of twentieth century archeology. To doubt its validity within the face of the entire facts is foolishness. yet probably i am wrong for might be the relations of fools is even older than the home of Avraham.

Like each kinfolk, the home of Avraham is a combined lot. There have continually been a number of who observed little worth within the birthright - attempted denying it - -gave it up - yet seldom with good fortune or to their very own profit. Others confronted anguish, torture, loss of life - instead of provide it up. those that survived expectantly came upon their present; those that perished - who is familiar with what prize awaited them for his or her sufferings. Such are the issues religion is made of.

It used to be anticipated. It has come to go.

Othniel J. Seiden, or Otti as he prefers to be referred to as, regularly takes on an attractive ancient topic and reports it to discover the main interesting storyline. due to his religion and love of background, the Jewish old novel is his specialty.

When doing the study for "Avraham," besides the fact that, Otti stumbled on that it wasn't only one tale, however the mix of the tales of the survivors and their resistance paintings that truly advised the genuine tale of the 'Free Jews of worldwide warfare II' and the half they performed in bringing down the 3rd Reich.

After gaining knowledge of the transcripts of the Nuremburg Trials and interviewing 'The Remnant' or Jewish survivors of the holocaust; Otti used to be forced to write down their startling and memorable tales of global warfare II whereas the rest participants of "The Remnant" have been nonetheless alive.

It is a gorgeous and compelling novel made up of up the gathering of news of the Jews who have been capable of stay loose and struggle. Otti records their escapes, their survival, their sacrifices, their ache, their missions and their guerrilla struggle strategies opposed to the Nazi profession forces.

Otti tells so much of this tale within the shadow of the atrocities of the now notorious Babi Yar ravine the place it's suggestion that just about 1000000 humans, Jews and non-Jews alike have been massacred. Its life was once stored hidden for a few years after the conflict via either the German and Russian pursuits. The courageous few who escaped sure demise the following did so by means of acts of fantastic bravery and sheer choice to live.

Otti during this ebook, with those tales in response to actual humans and ancient transcripts, should still dispel the parable that the Jewish humans "went to their deaths like sheep to slaughter-" The Remnant and their great tales will erase that belief forever!

Preview this old Jewish novel now - easily click on the canopy of Seed of Avraham

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Download e-book for kindle: Calypso Jews: Jewishness in the Caribbean Literary by Sarah Phillips Casteel

By Sarah Phillips Casteel

ISBN-10: 0231174403

ISBN-13: 9780231174404

With what could seem stunning frequency, Caribbean writers have grew to become to Jewish Caribbean stories of exodus and reinvention, from the coming of Sephardic Jews expelled from Spain and Portugal within the 1490s to the flight of eu Jewish refugees to Trinidad and in different places within the Thirties. analyzing this ancient migration throughout the lens of postwar Caribbean fiction and poetry, Sarah Phillips Casteel conducts the 1st significant research of representations of Jewishness in Caribbean literature. Bridging the space among postcolonial and Jewish reports, Calypso Jews enriches crosscultural investigations of Caribbean creolization. Caribbean writers invoke either the 1492 expulsion and the Holocaust as a part of their literary archaeology of slavery and its legacies. regardless of the unequal and infrequently fraught kinfolk among Blacks and Jews within the Caribbean ahead of and after emancipation, Black-Jewish literary encounters mirror sympathy and id greater than antagonism and festival. featuring an alternative choice to U.S.-based severe narratives of Black-Jewish kin, Casteel reads Derek Walcott, Maryse Condé, Michelle Cliff, Jamaica Kincaid, Caryl Phillips, David Dabydeen, and Paul Gilroy, between others, to bare a particular inter-diasporic courting refracted in the course of the artistic options of 2 resilient cultures.

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By Sarah Phillips Casteel

ISBN-10: 0231174403

ISBN-13: 9780231174404

With what could seem stunning frequency, Caribbean writers have grew to become to Jewish Caribbean stories of exodus and reinvention, from the coming of Sephardic Jews expelled from Spain and Portugal within the 1490s to the flight of eu Jewish refugees to Trinidad and in different places within the Thirties. analyzing this ancient migration throughout the lens of postwar Caribbean fiction and poetry, Sarah Phillips Casteel conducts the 1st significant research of representations of Jewishness in Caribbean literature. Bridging the space among postcolonial and Jewish reports, Calypso Jews enriches crosscultural investigations of Caribbean creolization. Caribbean writers invoke either the 1492 expulsion and the Holocaust as a part of their literary archaeology of slavery and its legacies. regardless of the unequal and infrequently fraught kinfolk among Blacks and Jews within the Caribbean ahead of and after emancipation, Black-Jewish literary encounters mirror sympathy and id greater than antagonism and festival. featuring an alternative choice to U.S.-based severe narratives of Black-Jewish kin, Casteel reads Derek Walcott, Maryse Condé, Michelle Cliff, Jamaica Kincaid, Caryl Phillips, David Dabydeen, and Paul Gilroy, between others, to bare a particular inter-diasporic courting refracted in the course of the artistic options of 2 resilient cultures.

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Download e-book for kindle: Nostalgia for a Foreign Land: Studies in Russian-Language by Roman Katsman

By Roman Katsman

ISBN-10: 1618115286

ISBN-13: 9781618115287

This quantity makes a speciality of numerous Russian authors between many that immigrated to Israel with the “big wave” of the Nineties or later, and whose biggest a part of their works used to be written in Israel: Dina Rubina, Nekod Singer, Elizaveta Mikhailichenko and Yury Nesis, and Mikhail Yudson. they're renowned and lively authors at the Israeli scene, within the published and digital media, and a few of them also are editors of the well known journals and authors of literary and cultural experiences and essays. They represent a brand new iteration of Jewish-Russian writers: diasporic Russians and new Israelis.

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By Roman Katsman

ISBN-10: 1618115286

ISBN-13: 9781618115287

This quantity makes a speciality of numerous Russian authors between many that immigrated to Israel with the “big wave” of the Nineties or later, and whose biggest a part of their works used to be written in Israel: Dina Rubina, Nekod Singer, Elizaveta Mikhailichenko and Yury Nesis, and Mikhail Yudson. they're renowned and lively authors at the Israeli scene, within the published and digital media, and a few of them also are editors of the well known journals and authors of literary and cultural experiences and essays. They represent a brand new iteration of Jewish-Russian writers: diasporic Russians and new Israelis.

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Download e-book for iPad: Betty, Ida und die Gräfin: Die Geschichte einer Freundschaft by Claudia Erdheim

By Claudia Erdheim

ISBN-10: 3707604640

ISBN-13: 9783707604641

Wien, Mitte des 19. Jahrhunderts: Zwei Schriftstellerinnen und eine Dame aus jüdischem Großbürgertum stehen im Zentrum dieses im besten Sinn historischen Romans. Claudia Erdheim lässt die porträtierten prominenten Persönlichkeiten wie die damalige kulturelle und politische Welt höchst eindrücklich lebendig werden.

Die zu ihrer Zeit berühmte Lyrikerin Betty Paoli, die Schriftstellerin Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach und die gebildete Ida Fleischl, die einen literarischen Salon unterhielt, verband eine enge Freundschaft. Die Dichterinnen lasen einander ihre entstehenden Werke vor, besprachen Inhalt und Stil - und rauchten dabei leidenschaftlich Zigarren.
Emanzipierte, hochintelligente Frauen, prominente Gäste wie Freud und das Ehepaar Laube, Sommerfrischen und die wichtige Rolle der Dienstboten: Diese Lebenswelt bildet den Hintergrund für Claudia Erdheims Roman, in dem sie den gemeinsamen Alltag der Protagonistinnen und die sozialen Spielregeln der Zeit in einer bestechenden Schärfe nachzeichnet.

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By Claudia Erdheim

ISBN-10: 3707604640

ISBN-13: 9783707604641

Wien, Mitte des 19. Jahrhunderts: Zwei Schriftstellerinnen und eine Dame aus jüdischem Großbürgertum stehen im Zentrum dieses im besten Sinn historischen Romans. Claudia Erdheim lässt die porträtierten prominenten Persönlichkeiten wie die damalige kulturelle und politische Welt höchst eindrücklich lebendig werden.

Die zu ihrer Zeit berühmte Lyrikerin Betty Paoli, die Schriftstellerin Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach und die gebildete Ida Fleischl, die einen literarischen Salon unterhielt, verband eine enge Freundschaft. Die Dichterinnen lasen einander ihre entstehenden Werke vor, besprachen Inhalt und Stil - und rauchten dabei leidenschaftlich Zigarren.
Emanzipierte, hochintelligente Frauen, prominente Gäste wie Freud und das Ehepaar Laube, Sommerfrischen und die wichtige Rolle der Dienstboten: Diese Lebenswelt bildet den Hintergrund für Claudia Erdheims Roman, in dem sie den gemeinsamen Alltag der Protagonistinnen und die sozialen Spielregeln der Zeit in einer bestechenden Schärfe nachzeichnet.

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