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Author Alexander, Edward, 1936-

Title Isaac Bashevis Singer : a study of the short fiction / Edward Alexander.

Imprint Boston : Twayne Publishers, 1990.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    839.9033 SINGER,I ALE    Available
Description xv, 147 pages : portrait ; 23 cm
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volume nc rdacarrier
Series Twayne's studies in short fiction ; no. 18
Twayne's studies in short fiction ; no. 18.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 134-140) and index.
Contents Part 1: The short fiction -- Introduction -- Autobiographical stories: portraits of the artist -- Supernatural and demonic tales -- Moral tales -- Archetypal tales: memory and survival -- Tales of apocalypse and politics -- Stories of faith and doubt -- Stories of love, sex, and perversion -- Vegetarian tales -- Holocaust stories -- Notes to Part I -- Part 2: The writer -- Introduction -- Interview (1963) -- Interview (1970) -- Interview (1979) -- Dialogue with Irving Howe (1973) -- Interview (1985) -- Part 3: The critics -- Introduction -- Irving Howe -- Ruth R. Wisse -- Irving Feldman -- Cynthia Ozick -- Jacob Glatstein.
Subject Singer, Isaac Bashevis, 1904-1991 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Singer, Isaac Bashevis, 1904-1991 -- Interviews.
Authors, Yiddish -- United States -- Interviews.
Jews in literature.
Short story.
ISBN 0805783296 (alk. paper)
9780805783292 (alk. paper)

 
    
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