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Author Newton, Adam Zachary.
Title Black and Jew : literature as public space in twentieth-century America / Adam Zachary Newton.
Publisher Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1999.


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 WISE  PS 153 N5 N5  NOT FOR LOAN  LIB USE ONLY

Descript 218 pages.
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Contents Preface; Introduction, Part I. The Space Between Black and Jew: Part II. History and Allegory: A Match Made in Shadow: 1. 'An antiphonal game' and beyond: facing Call It Sleep and Invisible Man; 2. 'Jew me sue me dont you black or white me': the (ethical)politics of recognition in Saul Bellow and Chester Himes; 3. Words Generally Spoil Things and Giving a Man a Final Say: facing history The Chaneysville Incident and Operation Shylock; 4. Literaturized Blacks and Jews; or, Golems and Tar Babys: fates of recognition in John Edgar Wideman and Bernard Malamud; 5. Black-Jewish inflations: face (off) in Mamet's Homicide and the O. J. Simpson trial; Postface Deja vu all over again: Ann Deavere Smith's Fires in the Mirror.
ISBN 9780521658706
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Author Newton, Adam Zachary.
Series Cultural margins
Cultural margins.
Subject American fiction -- Afro-American authors -- History and criticism.
American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
American fiction -- Afro-American authors -- History and criticism.
Literature and society -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Literature and society -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
American fiction -- Jewish authors -- History and criticism.
American fiction -- Jewish authors -- History and criticism.
African American authors -- Political and social views.
Jewish authors -- Political and social views.
African Americans -- Relations with Jews.
African Americans in literature.
Race relations in literature.
Jews in literature.
Descript 218 pages.
Content text
Media unmediated
Carrier volume
Contents Preface; Introduction, Part I. The Space Between Black and Jew: Part II. History and Allegory: A Match Made in Shadow: 1. 'An antiphonal game' and beyond: facing Call It Sleep and Invisible Man; 2. 'Jew me sue me dont you black or white me': the (ethical)politics of recognition in Saul Bellow and Chester Himes; 3. Words Generally Spoil Things and Giving a Man a Final Say: facing history The Chaneysville Incident and Operation Shylock; 4. Literaturized Blacks and Jews; or, Golems and Tar Babys: fates of recognition in John Edgar Wideman and Bernard Malamud; 5. Black-Jewish inflations: face (off) in Mamet's Homicide and the O. J. Simpson trial; Postface Deja vu all over again: Ann Deavere Smith's Fires in the Mirror.
ISBN 9780521658706
Author Newton, Adam Zachary.
Series Cultural margins
Cultural margins.
Subject American fiction -- Afro-American authors -- History and criticism.
American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
American fiction -- Afro-American authors -- History and criticism.
Literature and society -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Literature and society -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
American fiction -- Jewish authors -- History and criticism.
American fiction -- Jewish authors -- History and criticism.
African American authors -- Political and social views.
Jewish authors -- Political and social views.
African Americans -- Relations with Jews.
African Americans in literature.
Race relations in literature.
Jews in literature.
LOCATION SHELVED AT LOAN TYPE STATUS
 WISE  PS 153 N5 N5  NOT FOR LOAN  LIB USE ONLY

Subject American fiction -- Afro-American authors -- History and criticism.
American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
American fiction -- Afro-American authors -- History and criticism.
Literature and society -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Literature and society -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
American fiction -- Jewish authors -- History and criticism.
American fiction -- Jewish authors -- History and criticism.
African American authors -- Political and social views.
Jewish authors -- Political and social views.
African Americans -- Relations with Jews.
African Americans in literature.
Race relations in literature.
Jews in literature.
Descript 218 pages.
Content text
Media unmediated
Carrier volume
Contents Preface; Introduction, Part I. The Space Between Black and Jew: Part II. History and Allegory: A Match Made in Shadow: 1. 'An antiphonal game' and beyond: facing Call It Sleep and Invisible Man; 2. 'Jew me sue me dont you black or white me': the (ethical)politics of recognition in Saul Bellow and Chester Himes; 3. Words Generally Spoil Things and Giving a Man a Final Say: facing history The Chaneysville Incident and Operation Shylock; 4. Literaturized Blacks and Jews; or, Golems and Tar Babys: fates of recognition in John Edgar Wideman and Bernard Malamud; 5. Black-Jewish inflations: face (off) in Mamet's Homicide and the O. J. Simpson trial; Postface Deja vu all over again: Ann Deavere Smith's Fires in the Mirror.
ISBN 9780521658706

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