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The Resource Adventures in Yiddishland : postvernacular language & culture, Jeffrey Shandler

Adventures in Yiddishland : postvernacular language & culture, Jeffrey Shandler

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Adventures in Yiddishland : postvernacular language & culture
Title
Adventures in Yiddishland
Title remainder
postvernacular language & culture
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Jeffrey Shandler
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Language
eng
Summary
Adventures in Yiddishland examines the transformation of Yiddish in the six decades since the Holocaust, tracing its shift from the language of daily life for millions of Jews to what the author terms a postvernacular language of diverse and expanding symbolic value. With a thorough command of modern Yiddish culture as well as its centuries-old history, Jeffrey Shandler investigates the remarkable diversity of contemporary encounters with the language. His study traverses the broad spectrum of people who engage with Yiddish--from Hasidim to avant-garde performers, Jews as well as non-Jews, flu
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Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Adventures in Yiddishland : postvernacular language & culture, Jeffrey Shandler
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Adventures in Yiddishland : postvernacular language & culture, Jeffrey Shandler
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1525/j.ctt1ppkmf
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Encountering Yiddishland -- Beyond the mother tongue -- Founded in translation -- Yiddish as a performance art -- Absolut tchotchke -- Wanted dead or alive?
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1 online resource (1 volume)
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online
Isbn
9780520244160
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computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
c
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remote

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