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Author Pinsker, Sanford.
Title Jewish-American fiction, 1917-1987 / Sanford Pinsker.
Imprint New York : Twayne Publishers ; Toronto : Maxwell Macmillan Canada ; New York : Maxwell Macmillan International, [1992]
©1992

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  PS153.J4 P56 1992    AVAILABLE  
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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  PS153.J4 P56 1992    AVAILABLE  
Author Pinsker, Sanford.
Series Twayne's United States authors series ; TUSAS 606
Twayne's United States authors series ; TUSAS 606.
Subject American fiction -- Jewish authors -- History and criticism.
Judaism and literature -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Jews -- United States -- Intellectual life.
Jewish fiction -- History and criticism.
Jews in literature.
Description xix, 167 pages ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 158-161) and index.
Contents The triumphs and tragedies of Jewish immigrant life -- Novels of wide cultural panorama -- Reflections of the New York Jewish intellectuals -- Saintly fools/sensitive flops -- Bashing the Jewish-American suburbs -- Saul Bellow, Norman Mailer, and John Updike: major American writers and Jewish-American material -- New directions.
ISBN 0805739599 (alk. paper)
OCLC # 25202093
Table of Contents
 Preface 
 Acknowledgments 
 Chronology 
Ch. 1The Triumphs and Tragedies of Jewish Immigrant Life1
Ch. 2Novels of Wide Cultural Panorama20
Ch. 3Reflections of the New York Jewish Intellectuals31
Ch. 4Saintly Fools/Sensitive Flops49
Ch. 5Bashing the Jewish-American Suburbs80
Ch. 6Saul Bellow, Norman Mailer, and John Updike: Major American Writers and Jewish-American Material105
Ch. 7New Directions137
 Notes and References153
 Selected Bibliography158
 Index162


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