Josh Lambert's American Jewish Fiction: A JPS Guide (JPS Desk Reference) PDF

By Josh Lambert

ISBN-10: 0827608837

ISBN-13: 9780827608832

This new quantity within the JPS courses sequence is a fiction reader’s dream: a advisor to one hundred twenty five outstanding works of fiction. the choice contains a wide variety of vintage American Jewish novels and tale collections, from 1867 to the current, chosen through the writer in session with a panel of literary students and ebook pros. Roth, Mailer, Kellerman, Chabon, Ozick, Heller, and dozens of different celebrated writers are right here, with their such a lot outstanding works. every one access features a publication precis, with historic context and history at the writer. feedback for additional interpreting element to different books that fit readers’ pursuits and favourite writers. And the creation is an engaging exploration of the historical past of and demanding topics in American Jewish Fiction, illustrating how Jewish writing within the U.S. has been in consistent discussion with renowned leisure and highbrow existence. incorporated during this advisor are lists of publication award winners; suggested anthologies; identify, writer, and topic indexes; and more.

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