Zeitgenössische jüdische Autobiographie

The proceedings of the conference of the same name assemble papers concentrating largely on Franco-Jewish autobiography in the last few decades. Relevant literature in English and German is also discussed. In addition, three Italian authors of autobiographies comment on their own works. The theoreti...

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Main Author: Miething, Christoph
Format: eBook
Language:German
Published: Berlin De Gruyter [2011]©2003, 2011
Edition:Reprint 2011
Series:Romania Judaica
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Collection: JSTOR Open Access Books - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:The proceedings of the conference of the same name assemble papers concentrating largely on Franco-Jewish autobiography in the last few decades. Relevant literature in English and German is also discussed. In addition, three Italian authors of autobiographies comment on their own works. The theoretical reflection undertaken in the volume either accompanies the analysis of individual works or takes a broader view. It centres (a) on the relationship between autobiography and 'auto-fiction', and (b) on the fundamental issue of what we precisely mean when we speak of 'Jewish autobiographies'
Physical Description:210 pages
ISBN:9783110926170
3110926172