The Resource Facing Black and Jew : literature as public space in twentieth-century America, Adam Zachary Newton

Facing Black and Jew : literature as public space in twentieth-century America, Adam Zachary Newton

Label
Facing Black and Jew : literature as public space in twentieth-century America
Title
Facing Black and Jew
Title remainder
literature as public space in twentieth-century America
Statement of responsibility
Adam Zachary Newton
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 813.009/896073
  • 813.009896073
Index
index present
LC call number
PS153.N5
LC item number
N48 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Cultural margins
Label
Facing Black and Jew : literature as public space in twentieth-century America, Adam Zachary Newton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 204-213) and index
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  • net
Contents
Introduction: 1. The space between black and Jew -- Introduction: 2. History and allegory: a match made in shadow -- 1. "An antiphonal game" and beyond: facing Ralph Ellison and Henry Roth -- 2. "Jew me sue me don't you black or white me": The (ethical) politics of recognition in Chester Himes and Saul Bellow -- 3. "Words generally spoil things" and "Giving a man final say": facing history in David Bradley and Philip Roth -- 4. Literaturized Blacks and Jews; or Golems and Tar babies: reality and its shadows in John Edgar Wideman and Bernard Malamud -- 5. Black-Jewish inflations: face(off) in David Mamet's Homicide and the O. J. Simpson trial -- Postface Deja-vu all over again; or, mirrors and the face - Anna Deavere Smith after Levinas
Control code
000014101474
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xviii, 218 p.
Isbn
9780521651066
Lccn
98039339
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.b21987968
System control number
ebl14101474

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