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Yiddish in America : essays on Yiddish culture in the Golden Land

Title
Yiddish in America : essays on Yiddish culture in the Golden Land / edited by Edward S. Shapiro.
Publication
Scranton : Weinberg Judaic Studies Institute, University of Scranton : University of Scranton Press, c2008.

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Shapiro, Edward S.
Description
xix, 206 p. : ill.; 23 cm.
Subjects
Bibliography (note)
  • Includes bibliographical references.
Contents
Introduction / Edward S. Shapiro -- Ups and downs of Yiddish in America / Ruth R. Wisse -- Images with teeth : the political influence of artwork in American Yiddish periodicals, 1910s-1930s / Lauren B. Strauss -- Yiddish scholars meet the Yiddish-speaking masses : language, the Americanization of YIVO, and the autobiography contest of 1942 / Daniel Soyer -- The Yiddish cinema in America: a celebration of Jewish life / Eric A. Goldman -- The worldly sounds of Yiddish radio / Ari Y. Kelman -- This is not Europe, you know : the counter-maskilic impulse of American Yiddish drama / Joel Berkowitz -- The influence of America on modern Yiddish poetry / Marc Miller -- Breaking the silence on American Yiddish popular music / Hankus Netsky.
Call Number
*PTG 10-1175
ISBN
  • 9781589661370 (pbk.)
  • 1589661370 (pbk.)
LCCN
2007047798
OCLC
182552984
Title
Yiddish in America : essays on Yiddish culture in the Golden Land / edited by Edward S. Shapiro.
Imprint
Scranton : Weinberg Judaic Studies Institute, University of Scranton : University of Scranton Press, c2008.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references.
Added Author
Shapiro, Edward S.
Research Call Number
*PTG 10-1175
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