The Resource An early self : Jewish belonging in Romance literature, 1499-1627, Susanne Zepp ; translated by Insa Kummer

An early self : Jewish belonging in Romance literature, 1499-1627, Susanne Zepp ; translated by Insa Kummer

Label
An early self : Jewish belonging in Romance literature, 1499-1627
Title
An early self
Title remainder
Jewish belonging in Romance literature, 1499-1627
Statement of responsibility
Susanne Zepp ; translated by Insa Kummer
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
What role has Jewish intellectual culture played in the development of modern Romance literature? Susanne Zepp seeks to answer this question through an examination of five influential early modern texts written between 1499 and 1627: Fernando de Rojas's La Celestina, Leone Ebreo's Dialoghi d'amore, the anonymous tale Lazarillo de Tormes (the first picaresque novel), Montaigne's Essais, and the poetical renditions of the Bible by João Pinto Delgado. Forced to straddle two cultures and religions, these Iberian conversos (Jews who converted to Catholicism) prefigured the subjectivity which would
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
840.09
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
Translated from the German
LC call number
PN812
LC item number
.Z4713 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Stanford studies in Jewish history and culture
Label
An early self : Jewish belonging in Romance literature, 1499-1627, Susanne Zepp ; translated by Insa Kummer
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Original title: Herkunft und Textkultur : über jüdische Erfahrungswelten in romanischen Literaturen 1499-1627."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-253) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Skepticism and irony : La Celestina (1499) -- An aesthetics of love : Leone Ebreo's Dialoghi d'amore (1505-1535) -- Inquisition and conversion : El Lazarillo de Tormes (1554) -- Marranism and modernity : the meaning of form in Michel de Montaigne's Essais (1580-1588) -- Sacred text and poetic form : the poetry of João Pinto Delgado (1627) -- Conclusion : Marranic experience as a paradigm of the modern age
Control code
ocn893909895
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 261 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780804793148
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b33893640
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)893909895
  • pebc080479314X

Library Locations

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