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Jewish Languages

JEWISH LANGUAGES

Language as Fate: Reflections on Jewish Literature in America

Staying Jewish: Language and Identity in the Greek Bible

The Appropriation of Myth as a ‘Language’ in Julya Rabinowich’s ‘Jewish’ Novels

The Language of Nazi Genocide: Linguistic Violence and the Struggle of Germans of Jewish Ancestry

‘And They could not Understand Jewish Speech’: Language, Ethnicity, and Nehemiah's Intermarriage Crisis

A LONG AFFAIR:EDMUND WILSON ON JUDAISM, THE HEBREW LANGUAGE, AND THE AMERICAN JEWISH COMMUNITY

Kirsten A. Fudeman. Vernacular Voices: Language and Identity in Medieval French Jewish Communities. (Jewish Culture and Contexts.) Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press. 2010. Pp. xi, 254. $59.95

Claims of Language: Translation as a Mediation of Jewish Identity and the Yiddish Reception of Nelly Sachs

Claims of Language: Translation as a Mediation of Jewish Identity and the Yiddish Reception of Nelly Sachs

Notes of a Jewish Episcopalian: Gender as a Language of Class; Religion as a Dialect of Liberalism

Aya Elyada. A Goy Who Speaks Yiddish: Christians and the Jewish Language in Early Modern Germany; Yaacov Deutsch. Judaism in Christian Eyes: Ethnographic Descriptions of Jews and Judaism in Early Modern Europe.

The Language of the Nazi Genocide: Linguistic Violence and the Struggle of Germans of Jewish Ancestry, Thomas Pegelow Kaplan (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2009). xv + 304 pp., cloth, $85.00

Hillel J. Kieval. Languages of Community: the Jewish Experience in the Czech Lands. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press. 2000. Pp. xi, 311. $45.00

Thomas Pegelow Kaplan. The Language of Nazi Genocide: Linguistic Violence and the Struggle of Germans of Jewish Ancestry. New York: Cambridge University Press. 2009. Pp. xv, 304. $80.00

God, Man, and Devil: Yiddish Plays in Translation. Translated and Edited by Nahma Sandrow. Syracuse University Press, 1999. 320 pages. $24.95 paper. Yiddish Language & Culture: Then & Now. Edited by Leonard Jay Greenspoon. Studies in Jewish Civilization. 9. Omaha, NE: Creighton University Press, 1998. xvii + 290 pages. $25.00 cloth.

Teaching the Representation of the Holocaust. Marianne Hirsch and Irene Kacandes, eds. (New York: Modern Language Association, 2004), viii + 512 pp., cloth $40.00, pbk. $22.00. 
 Voices and Views: A History of the Holocaust, Debórah Dwork, ed. (New York: The Jewish Foundation for the Righteous, 2002), 704 pp., cloth $69.95, pbk. $22.50.

 

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Refers variously to the Hebrew language, to languages at some time spoken by most Jews (Aramaic, Greek), and to about twenty Judeo-Xenic (from Gr. xenos [foreign]) languages used by Jews ...

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