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American Yiddish Poetry: A Bilingual Anthology

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This remarkable volume introduces to the large English-speaking audience what is probably the most coherent segment of twentieth-century American literature not written in English. The range of American Yiddish Poetry runs the gamut from individualistic verse of alienation in the modern metropolis, responses to Western culture and ideologies, and experiments with poetic fo ...more
Paperback, 840 pages
Published October 8th 2007 by Stanford University Press (first published November 14th 1986)
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Oct 18, 2016 Ярослава rated it it was amazing
Shelves: poetry, judaica
Мене так часто питають "Нафіга їдиш?", що запишу-но я цю дебільну історію, аби надалі просто давати лінк. Я нервова лань, люблю гризти лікті на тему майбутнього української мови і в миті темної розпуки думаю, що я - останнє покоління, яке читає моїх улюблених письменників. Тому я з реальністю так домовилася: я вивчу їдиш (у своєму світському варіанті - в цілому, мертвий) і читатиму чиїхось улюблених письменників, а потім за мене хтось вивчить українську і читатиме моїх. Я свою частину ...more
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