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Poetics Today (2001) 22 (1): 41–63.
Published: 01 March 2001
...Hana Wirth-Nesher Abraham Cahan's first English novel, Yekl: A Tale of the New York Ghetto , is a multilingual narrative whose literary strategies bear the marks of both Yiddish language and literature and American local color writing at the end of the nineteenth century. This article examines two...
Poetics Today (2014) 35 (3): 399–421.
Published: 01 September 2014
... People of the Book ( New York : Viking ). Cahan Abraham 1896 Yekl: A Tale of the New York Ghetto ( New York : Appleton ). 1917 The Rise of David Levinsky ( New York : Harper ). Chabon Michael 2007 The Yiddish Policeman's Union ( New York : HarperCollins...