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The Resource Four Jews on Parnassus : a conversation : Benjamin, Adorno, Scholem, Schönberg, Carl Djerassi ; illustrations by Gabriele Seethaler

Four Jews on Parnassus : a conversation : Benjamin, Adorno, Scholem, Schönberg, Carl Djerassi ; illustrations by Gabriele Seethaler

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Four Jews on Parnassus : a conversation : Benjamin, Adorno, Scholem, Schönberg
Title
Four Jews on Parnassus
Title remainder
a conversation : Benjamin, Adorno, Scholem, Schönberg
Statement of responsibility
Carl Djerassi ; illustrations by Gabriele Seethaler
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Language
eng
Summary
Theodor W. Adorno was the prototypical German Jewish non-Jew, Walter Benjamin vacillated between German Jew and Jewish German, Gershom Scholem was a committed Zionist, and Arnold Schönberg converted to Protestantism for professional reasons but later returned to Judaism. Carl Djerassi, himself a refugee from Hitler's Austria, dramatizes a dialogue between these four men in which they discuss fraternity, religious identity, and legacy as well as reveal aspects of their lives-notably their relations with their wives-that many have ignored, underemphasized, or misrepresented. The desi
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
E7B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • music
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Four Jews on Parnassus : a conversation : Benjamin, Adorno, Scholem, Schönberg, Carl Djerassi ; illustrations by Gabriele Seethaler
Label
Four Jews on Parnassus : a conversation : Benjamin, Adorno, Scholem, Schönberg, Carl Djerassi ; illustrations by Gabriele Seethaler
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.7312/djer14654
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
Four men -- Four wives -- One angel (by Paul Klee) -- Four Jews -- Benjamin's grip
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Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 203 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231518307
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), music
Publisher number
EB00639834
Specific material designation
remote

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