Return to home page
Searching: Muskingum library catalog
Some OPAL libraries remain closed or are operating at reduced service levels. Materials from those libraries may not be requestable; requested items may take longer to arrive. Note that pickup procedures may differ between libraries. Please contact your library for new procedures, specific requests, or other assistance.
  Previous Record Previous Item Next Item Next Record
  Reviews, Summaries, etc...
EBOOK
Author Rubin, Derek, 1954-
Title Promised Lands : New Jewish American Fiction on Longing and Belonging.
Imprint Hanover : Brandeis University Press, 2010.

Author Rubin, Derek, 1954-
Series Brandeis Series in American Jewish History, Culture, and Life & HBI Series on Jewish Women
Brandeis Series in American Jewish History, Culture, and Life & HBI Series on Jewish Women.
Subject American fiction -- Jewish authors.
Jews -- United States -- Fiction.
Desire -- Fiction.
Jewish women -- Fiction.
Description 1 online resource (337 pages).
Summary An anthology of previously-unpublished stories by leading young Jewish writers that explore the idea of the Promised Land.
Contents Cover; Series Page; Title Page; Contents; Preface; Introduction; Shtetl World; Potatoes; Avigdor of the Apes; Toward Lithuania; The Florida Sunshine Tree; Remittances; Leo's Squid; Sovereignty; The Liars; Come on Zion Put Your Hands Together; The Lunatic; Homewrecker; One Good Reason Why Not; Midhusband; The Porchies; The End of Anti-Semitism; Things That Are Not Yours; A Bisel This, a Bisel That; The Yehudah Triangle; Money; Lonely, Lonely, Lonely Is the Lord of Hosts; The Afterlife of Skeptics; The True World; Acknowledgments; About the Editor & Contributors.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9781584659532 (electronic bk.)
158465953X (electronic bk.)
158465953X
OCLC # 823388628
Additional Format Print version: 9781584659396


If you experience difficulty accessing or navigating this content, please contact the OPAL Support Team