The Writer Uprooted: Contemporary Jewish Exile Literature

@article{OmerSherman2009TheWU,
  title={The Writer Uprooted: Contemporary Jewish Exile Literature},
  author={Ranen Omer‐Sherman},
  journal={Shofar},
  year={2009},
  volume={28},
  pages={196}
}
The Writer Uprooted: Contemporary Jewish Exile Literature, edited by Alvin H. Rosenfeld. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2008. 254 pp. $19.95. Though not overtly indicated by its broad title, The Writer Uprooted, this book's eleven essays all consider the works and identities of Jewish Europeans who immigrated to the United States. Many were raised under the totalitarian systems of Communism or Nazism and thus have profoundly personal understanding of matters such as the burden of the… Expand
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  • Slavic Review
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