Studies in Modern Jewish Literature


Studies in Modern Jewish Literature

Arnold J. Band

A JPS Scholar of Distinction Book Series

440 pages


January 2004


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About the Book

This outstanding volume of 26 essays represents a cross-section of the writings of Arnold Band on Jewish literature. Band, a renowned Jewish studies and humanities scholar, writes on such topics as: literature in historic context, interpretations of Hasidic tales and other traditional texts, Zionism, S.Y. Agnon and other important Israeli writers, anti-Semitism and the Holocaust, Jewish studies, and the Jewish community. Scholars and students of Jewish studies and literature—particularly Jewish literature—won’t want to miss this remarkable collection.