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Author Newton, Adam Zachary.

Title Facing Black and Jew : literature as public space in twentieth-century America / Adam Zachary Newton.

Publication Info. Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1999.


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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 218 pages).
Series Cultural margins
Cultural margins.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 204-213) and index.
Contents "An antiphonal game" and beyond: facing Ralph Ellison and Henry Roth -- "Jew me sue me don't you black or white me": the (ethical) politics of recognition in Chester Himes and Saul Bellow -- "Words generally spoil things" and "giving man final say": facing history in David Bradley and Philip Roth -- Literaturized Blacks and Jews; or Golems and Tar babies: reality and its shadows in John Edgar Wideman and Bernard Malamud -- Black-Jewish inflations: face(off) in David Mamet's Homicide and the O.J. Simpson trial.
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Subject American fiction -- African American authors -- History and criticism.
Literature and society -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Judaism and literature -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
American fiction -- Jewish authors -- History and criticism.
African American authors -- Political and social views.
Jewish authors -- Political and social views.
Jews -- United States -- Intellectual life.
African Americans -- Relations with Jews.
African Americans in literature.
United States -- Race relations.
Race relations in literature.
Jews in literature.
LITERARY CRITICISM -- American -- General.
Literatur -- USA -- Afroamerikanische Autoren -- Geschichte 20. Jh.
Jüdische Literatur -- amerikanische -- Geschichte 20. Jh.
Juifs dans la littérature.
Relations interethniques -- Dans la littérature.
Roman américain -- Auteurs juifs -- Histoire et critique.
Littérature et société -- États-Unis -- 20e siècle.
Roman américain -- Auteurs noirs américains -- Histoire et critique.
Écrivains noirs américains -- Pensée politique et sociale.
Noirs américains -- Et les Juifs.
Écrivains juifs -- Pensée politique et sociale.
Juifs -- Dans la littérature.
Geschichte 1900-1999.
United States.
Other Form: Print version: Newton, Adam Zachary. Facing Black and Jew. Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1999 0521651069 (DLC) 98039339 (OCoLC)39727619
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