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Studies in Modern Jewish Literature
A JPS Scholar of Distinction Book

By Arnold J. Band (author)

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This outstanding volume of 26 essays represents a cross-section of the writings of Arnold Band on Jewish literature. Band, a renowned Jewish studies and humanities scholar, writes on such topics as: literature in historic context, interpretations of Hasidic tales and other traditional texts, Zionism, S.Y. Agnon and other important Israeli writers, anti-Semitism and the Holocaust, Jewish studies, and the Jewish community.

Scholars and students of Jewish studies and literature -- particularly Jewish literature -- won't want to miss this remarkable collection.