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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Summary An anthology of previously-unpublished stories by leading young Jewish writers that explore the idea of the Promised Land.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.)
OCLC # 823388628
Additional Format Print version: 9781584659396

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