Stranger in Our Midst : Images of the Jew in Polish Literature

A vibrant Jewish community flourished in Poland from late in the tenth century until it was virtually annihilated in World War II. In this remarkable anthology, the first of its kind, Harold B. Segel offers translations of poems and prose works-mainly fiction-by non-Jewish Polish writers. Taken... Ausführliche Beschreibung

Weitere Verfasser: [editor.]
Verfasserangabe: Harold B. Segel.
Format: E-Book
veröffentlicht: Ithaca, NY : Cornell University Press, [2018]
Umfang: 1 online resource :; 11 halftones
Enthält auch: Frontmatter -- Contents -- Illustrations -- Preface / Segel, Harold B. -- Introduction -- Part One. From the Renaissance to the Mid-Nineteenth Century -- "Poem about Jews" (rnid-1530s) / Dantyszek, Jan -- Principles of Law of the Polish Land (1579) / Tarnowski, Jan -- Catechism of the Secrets of the Polish Government as Written about the Year 1735 by the Esteemed Mr. Sterne in the English Language, Later Translated into French, and Now Finally into Polish (1790) / Salezy Jezierski, Fr. Franciszek -- "Jews" / Staszic, Stanisław -- Levi and Sarah / Niemcewicz, Julian Ursyn -- The Year 3333, or An Incredible Dream / Niemcewicz, Julian Ursyn -- Pan Tadeusz / Mickiewicz, Adam -- "Israel in Poland" / Towiańtski, Andrzej -- Collocation / Korzeniowski, Józef -- "Polish Jews" / Norwid, Cyprian Kamil -- Part Two. From Positivism to Modernism -- The Jew: Contemporary Images / Kraszewski, Józef Ignacy -- Letters from America / Sienkiewicz, Henryk -- "Mighty Samson" / Orzeszkowa, Eliza -- Meir Ezofowicz / Orzeszkowa, Eliza -- "Chava Ruby" / Świȩtochowski, Aleksander -- "El mole rachmim ... :' / Gomulicki, Wiktor -- "The Tailor" / Junosza, Klemens -- "Froim (A Sketch from Nature)" / Junosza, Klemens -- Our Jews in Towns and Villages / Junosza, Klemens -- "Srul of Lubartów'' / Szymański, Adam -- The Doll / Prus, Bolesław -- Chronicles / Prus, Bolesław -- "Mendel of Gdańsk (A Sketch)" / Konopnicka, Maria -- "The Anti-Semite" / Zapolska, Gabriela -- Part Three. From World War I to World War II -- The Popular Anti-Semitic Press from 1915 to 1929: Four Treatises / Grabowski, J. / Anonymous / Gnatowski, Fr. Jan / Pieńkowski, Stanisław -- Two Poems / Słonimski, Antoni -- The Stranger / Kuncewiczowa, Maria -- The City of Herod: Palestinian Notes / Kuncewiczowa, Maria -- "The Bałaguła" / Vincenz, Stanisław -- Native Realm: A Search for Self-Definition / Miłosz, Czesław -- "Cultural Anti-Semitism" / Kruczkowski, Leon -- "The Anti-Semitism of Academic Youth" / Szymanowski, Zygmunt -- Part Four. World War II and the Holocaust -- "A Poor Christian Looks at the Ghetto" / Miłosz, Czesław -- Holy Week / Andrzejewski, Jerzy -- "Elegy of Jewish Towns" / Słonimski, Antoni -- Part Five. The Postwar Era: War and Holocaust Revisited -- "The Man with the Package" / Borowski, Tadeusz -- "The Mendelssohn Quartet" / Iwaszkiewicz, Jarosław -- "Yankel's Last Concert" / Piechal, Marian -- "The Branch" / Różewicz, Tadeusz -- The Beautiful Mrs. Seiden man / Szczypiorski, Andrzej -- The Final Station: Umschlagplatz / Rymkiewicz, Jarosław Marek -- Selected Bibliography of Works in English on the Jews of Poland and Polish-Jewish Relations
Frontmatter -- Contents -- Illustrations -- Preface / Introduction -- Part One. From the Renaissance to the Mid-Nineteenth Century -- "Poem about Jews" (rnid-1530s) / Principles of Law of the Polish Land (1579) / Catechism of the Secrets of the Polish Government as Written about the Year 1735 by the Esteemed Mr. Sterne in the English Language, Later Translated into French, and Now Finally into Polish (1790) / "Jews" / Levi and Sarah / The Year 3333, or An Incredible Dream / Pan Tadeusz / "Israel in Poland" / Collocation / "Polish Jews" / Part Two. From Positivism to Modernism -- The Jew: Contemporary Images / Letters from America / "Mighty Samson" / Meir Ezofowicz / "Chava Ruby" / "El mole rachmim ... :' / "The Tailor" / "Froim (A Sketch from Nature)" / Our Jews in Towns and Villages / "Srul of Lubartów'' / The Doll / Chronicles / "Mendel of Gdańsk (A Sketch)" / "The Anti-Semite" / Part Three. From World War I to World War II -- The Popular Anti-Semitic Press from 1915 to 1929: Four Treatises / Two Poems / The Stranger / The City of Herod: Palestinian Notes / "The Bałaguła" / Native Realm: A Search for Self-Definition / "Cultural Anti-Semitism" / "The Anti-Semitism of Academic Youth" / Part Four. World War II and the Holocaust -- "A Poor Christian Looks at the Ghetto" / Holy Week / "Elegy of Jewish Towns" / Part Five. The Postwar Era: War and Holocaust Revisited -- "The Man with the Package" / "The Mendelssohn Quartet" / "Yankel's Last Concert" / "The Branch" / The Beautiful Mrs. Seiden man / The Final Station: Umschlagplatz / Selected Bibliography of Works in English on the Jews of Poland and Polish-Jewish Relations
Schlagworte:
Buchumschlag
Gespeichert in: