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the minnesota review (1 November 2013) 2013 (81): 57–78.
Published: 01 November 2013
... anti-Islamism in Europe, apartheid in South Africa (through J. M. Coetzee and Nadine Gordimer), and Israel-Palestine relations. The organization Rose cofounded, Independent Jewish Voices, organizes public events in Great Britain to discuss these issues. Rose also talks about her career, teaching...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2007) 2007 (68): 9.
Published: 01 May 2007
... outer- borough Jewish painterly woman who in turn bore a son whom this patriarch crammed with the feeling to succeed in order to make his father proud, and to fail lest succeeding make this Pop feel how bad he actually felt about not succeeding himself; of course all done in order to punish and...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2017) 2017 (88): 6–7.
Published: 01 May 2017
.... Traded wind-gnarled cypresses for Jerusalem’s stones, lit by a sun that brought warmth but not always solace. She struggled in a language that did not launch easily from her throat. Upon marriage a Jewish groom is obliged to pay the bride a fixed amount should...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2013) 2013 (80): 83–94.
Published: 01 May 2013
... Thomas Pasanen Outi , 65 – 96 . New York : Fordham University Press . Einbinder Susan L. 2002 . Beautiful Death: Jewish Poetry and Martyrdom in Medieval France . Princeton : Princeton University Press . Esposito Robert . 2010 . “ Flesh and Body in the Deconstruction of...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2006) 2006 (67): 7–13.
Published: 01 November 2006
... September 20, 2006. She was born April 18, 1941 in New York City. Her father Irving (né Isak) Robinson, a Jewish immigrant from Czernowitz, Bukovina, was a foreman in his uncles’ picture frame factory. Her mother, Fannie Robinson, born in New Orleans of a Russian Jewish immigrant family, was the...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2006) 2006 (65-66): 211–213.
Published: 01 November 2006
... Bourdieu. Bloomington: Indiana UP, 2005. Ronell, Avital. The Test Drive. Urbana: U of Illinois P, 2005. Rosenberg, Daniel, and Susan Harding, eds. Histories Of The Future. Durham: Duke UP, 2005. Roth, Laurence. Inspecting Jews: American Jewish Detective Stories. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers UP...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2007) 2007 (68): 171–174.
Published: 01 May 2007
... Jewish history. His scholarly work has appeared in Literature and Theology and his journalism in Gastronomica. ...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2008) 2008 (70): 141–151.
Published: 01 May 2008
... with respect to other left-wing Jews of the period, Endore channeled his opposition to anti-Semitism and fascism “not [into] Jewish nationalism, nor a reliance on powerful Western protectors,” but rather into “a cry for unified armed resistance among all the oppressed, and a sense of...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2017) 2017 (89): 48–51.
Published: 01 November 2017
... week, and scrapes feather dusters along the blades of her ceiling fan. The cleaning ladies are her friends. Lindy was popular in high school. She was much prettier than me. She got our mother’s pert Norwegian nose while I got stuck with our father’s big, Jewish nose. Yet now her only friends...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2013) 2013 (81): 160–164.
Published: 01 November 2013
... London Review of Books and cofounder of Independent Jewish Voices, a network of dissident Jews in Great Brit- ain. Her most recent books include Proust among the Nations: From Dreyfus to the Middle East (University of Chicago Press, 2012), The Last Resistance (Verso, 2007), The Question of Zion...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2017) 2017 (88): 147–151.
Published: 01 May 2017
... newspaper the Jewish Journal. Lara Ehrlich’s writing appears in Columbia Review, Normal School, SmokeLong Quarterly, River Styx, and Paper Darts, among other pub- lications, and she is working on a short story collection titled “News from a Country Never Visited.” www.LaraEhrlichWrites.com...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2009) 2009 (71-72): 25–46.
Published: 01 May 2009
... but dull Wordsworth scholar who did a big annotated edition with notes of The Prelude. Wasserman was his assistant as a graduate student and told me about it. He was a Jewish kid from Baltimore, who got in because of his extreme brilliance. According to...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2006) 2006 (67): 123–127.
Published: 01 November 2006
... any of the African nations from which they were kidnapped.” According to this impeccable logic, one could change “black” to “Jewish” and claim that the tsars’ pogroms helped Jews by driving them to the U.S., where they could have the highest per capita income of any minority...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2014) 2014 (82): 151–160.
Published: 01 May 2014
... discussion of the Jewish Left, for example, Wald notes that these writers had to engage their ethnic background through surrogate characters; acknowledging the “increased sensitivity about the capacity of white supremacists to exploit anti-Semitic stereotypes” after the Holocaust, Jewish writers...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2012) 2012 (78): 130–145.
Published: 01 May 2012
... ignorance of the many Arabic stories in English that 134 the minnesota review recorded unexpected connections between postcolonial binaries, as in the following works: “News from Phoenix,” by Joseph Geha, in which a Jewish couple and a Syrian family become friends; “First Snow,” by Khaled...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2007) 2007 (68): 159–165.
Published: 01 May 2007
... communities. He articulated this view in the important collection Persecution and the Art of Writing, bringing together ancient Greek and medieval Jewish and Islamic sources to argue that the esoteric nature of many philosophical texts is central to their political role. By effectively...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2009) 2009 (71-72): 269–276.
Published: 01 May 2009
... (Shulevitz). The first of these works was a collection of essays on Jewish identity published in 1991, Fiedler on the Roof, which was received as “a welcome shift into a minor key” for the once provocative writer (Dickstein). And the second book, the 1996 Tyranny of the Normal...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2007) 2007 (69): 71–93.
Published: 01 November 2007
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the minnesota review (1 November 2007) 2007 (69): 115–137.
Published: 01 November 2007
... fiction, but then he went on to say it’s a good idea for people to act as if they are that way, because the hidden hand of the market will then do its magic and everybody will be much better, so it’s a good fiction. Marx, for example, in “On The Jewish Question,” describes this...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2009) 2010 (73-74): 219–230.
Published: 01 November 2009
... immigration, when Irish, German, Italian, Jewish, and other so- called “races” kept arriving, a purebred dog was not a mongrel, much as someone born in the United States—read a white Anglo-Saxon Protestant—was not an immigrant. Thus, one of the primary tasks of the...