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The Resource An ode to Salonika : the Ladino verses of Bouena Sarfatty, Renée Levine Melammed

An ode to Salonika : the Ladino verses of Bouena Sarfatty, Renée Levine Melammed

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An ode to Salonika : the Ladino verses of Bouena Sarfatty
Title
An ode to Salonika
Title remainder
the Ladino verses of Bouena Sarfatty
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Renée Levine Melammed
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Language
eng
Summary
Through the poetry of Bouena Sarfatty (1916-1997), An Ode to Salonika sketches the life and demise of the Sephardi Jewish community that once flourished in this Greek crossroads city. A resident of Salonika who survived the Holocaust as a partisan and later settled in Canada, Sarfatty preserved the traditions and memories of this diverse and thriving Sephardi community in some 500 Ladino poems known as coplas. The coplas also describe the traumas the community faced under German occupation before the Nazis deported its Jewish residents to Auschwitz. The coplas in Ladino and in Renée Levine
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contains biographical information
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N$T
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Indiana series in Sephardi and Mizrahi studies
An ode to Salonika : the Ladino verses of Bouena Sarfatty, Renée Levine Melammed
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An ode to Salonika : the Ladino verses of Bouena Sarfatty, Renée Levine Melammed
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt16gz9rm
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Twentieth-century Salonika and Bouena's Ladino coplas -- Bouena's Ode to Salonika -- Tradition versus modernity and historical developments -- Coplas written by Bouena Sarfatty Garfinkle about life in Salonika -- The miseries that the Germans inflicted on Salonika -- Coplas about the miseries that the Germans inflicted on Salonika, 1941-1943
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Isbn
9780253007094
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Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
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Specific material designation
remote

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