Traditions in American literature; a study of Jewish characters and authors, by Joseph Mersand.


Port Washington, N.Y., Kennikat Press [1968] .

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Subjects American literature -- Jewish authors -- History and criticism.
American literature -- Jewish authors.
Jewish literature -- Bibliography.
Jewish literature.
Jews -- Bibliography.
Jews in literature.
Jews.
Juden.
Judenbild.
Literatur.
USA.
Series Essay and general literature index reprint series.
Description xiii, 247 pages 22 cm.
Copyright Date [1968]
©1939
Notes Also issued online.
Contents Part one: Jewish authors -- Jewish dramatists and the contemporary drama -- George S Kaufman: master of the technique of good theatre -- Elmer Rice: realist of the drama -- Clifford Odets: anatomist of frustration -- S N Behrman and the American comedy of manners -- Irwin Shaw -- Bella and Samuel Spewack -- Jewish novelists and the contemporary American novel -- Jewish novelists portray the Jew, 1867-1939 -- Robert Nathan: master of style and mood -- Ben Hecht: The re-discovery of the artist -- Jewish poets in America in the nineteenth century -- Contemporary Jewish poets in America -- Part two: The Jew as portrayed in American literature -- A survey of three centuries -- The American drama presents the Jew -- Farewell to Shylocks and Fagins -- Righteousness above compromise: noble Jewish literary types -- The Jew in war and peace -- Victims of Nazism as portrayed in American drama -- Part three: Bibliographies -- A list of novels and short stories of interest to students of Jewish life in America -- A list of plays of interests to students of Jewish life in America -- Volumes of poetry by contemporary Jewish poets in America -- Autobiographies of American Jews -- Biographies written by American Jews -- Books and criticism and belles-lettres -- General bibliography.
Genre Bibliography.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)444195
(OCoLC)ocm00444195
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Mersand, Joseph E., 1907-1981.
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