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By Axel Stähler

Anglophone Jewish literature isn't really generally numbered one of the new literatures in English. relatively, Jewish literary construction in English has conventionally been categorized as ‘hyphenated’ and has for that reason no longer but been subjected as such to the scrutiny of students of literary or cultural heritage.

The choice of essays addresses this lack and initiates the scholarly exploration of transnational and transcultural Anglophone Jewish literature as one of many New English Literatures. with out trying to impose what would appear to be a erroneous conceptual team spirit at the many-facetted box of Anglophone Jewish literature, the ebook is predicated on a plurality of theoretical frameworks. Alert to the effective friction among those discourses, which it goals to elicit, it confronts Jewish literary reports with postcolonial experiences, cultural reports, and different modern theoretical frameworks.

Featuring contributions from one of the best-known students within the fields of British and American Jewish literature, together with Bryan Cheyette and Emily Miller Budick, this assortment transcends borders of either international locations and educational disciplines and takes into consideration cultural and historic affinities and adjustments of the Anglophone diaspora that have contributed to the formation and improvement of the English-language section of Jewish literature.

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