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Voices from the Yiddish: essays, memoirs, diaries. Edited by Irving Howe and Eliezer Greenberg.

; Greenberg, Eliezer, 1896- compiler
Ann Arbor, University of Michigan Press [1972] .
ISBN 9780472464272, 0472464272

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
PJ 5120.5 .H65 Off-site
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
PJ5125 .H6 Off-site
Other Authors Greenberg, Eliezer, 1896-
Subjects Aufsatzsammlung.
Europe, Eastern.
Jews -- Europe, Eastern.
Yiddish literature -- History and criticism.
Yiddish literature.
Description vi, 332 pages 24 cm
Copyright Date [1972]
Contents 1. The founding fathers: I.L. Peretz, Advice to the estranged -- Hope and fear -- What our literature needs -- Baa̕l Makhshoves, Mendele, grandfather of Yiddish literature -- Shmuel Niger, The humor of Sholom Aleichem -- Jacob Glatstein, Peretz and the Jewish nineteenth century -- 2. Eastern European scene: Abraham Joshua Heschel, The Eastern European era in Jewish history -- Abraham Ain, Swislocz: portrait of a shtetl -- Hayim Zhitlowsky, The Jewish factor in my socialism -- 3. A few central themes and figures: Jeheil Isaiah Trunk, Jacob and Esau -- Hayim Greenberg, Sabbatai Zevi -the Messiah as apostate -- Israel Zinberg, The Jewish Enlightenment in Germany -- Hayim Zhitlowsky, Moses Hess -socialist, philosopher, Jew -- Abraham Koralnik, Josephus and Simon -- 4. Jewishness in America: beginnings: I. Kopeloff, First days in America -- Abraham Menes, The east Side and the Jewish Labor Movement -- C. Bezalel Sherman, Nationalism, secularism and religion in the Jewish Labor Movement -- Hayim Greenberg, Notes on the melting pot -- 5. The Holocaust: Emmanuel Ringelblum, In the Warsaw ghetto -- Michael Zylberberg, A Warsaw diary -- Hayim Greenberg, Golus-Jew -- 6. Yiddish: language and literature: Max Weinreich, Internal bilingualism in Ashkenaz -- A. Tabachnik, Tradition and revolt in Yiddish poetry -- Reuben Iceland, At Goodman and Levine's -- Joseph Opatashu, Yiddish literature in the United States -- Jacob Sternberg, Words, language, style -- Abraham Koralnik, Without Mazl.
Genre Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Geographic Area Europe, Eastern
Network Numbers (OCoLC)267777
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Howe, Irving,
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