Between Repulsion and Attraction: George Steiner's Post-Holocaust Fiction

  title={Between Repulsion and Attraction: George Steiner's Post-Holocaust Fiction},
  author={Bryan Cheyette},
  journal={Jewish Social Studies},
  pages={67 - 81}
here is something singularly paradoxical about George Steiner. An avowed elitist, he is also a tireless popularizer whose literary journalism, in both Great Britain and the United States, includes hundreds of uncollected pieces in the New Yorker, TLS, and London Sunday Times.' Steiner, the doyen of ineffability and seeker after "Real Presences," beyond the word, never stops speaking or writing. From his essay "Postscript" (1966) onward he tells us not to "add the trivia of literary… 
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