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I. L. Peretz and the Making of Modern Jewish Culture

I. L. Peretz and the Making of Modern Jewish Culture( )
Author: Wisse, Ruth R.
Series title:Samuel and Althea Stroum Lectures in Jewish Studies
Publication Date:Apr 2016
Publisher:University of Washington Press
Book Format:Ebook
List Price:USD $30.00
Book Description:

I. L. Peretz (1852�1915), the father of modern Yiddish literature, was a master storyteller and social critic who advocated a radical shift from religious observance to secular Jewish culture. Wisse explores Peretz�s writings in relation to his ideology, which sought to create a strong Jewish identity separate from the trappings of religion.

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Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 Inches

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