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Marrano as Metaphor

The Jewish Presence in French Writing

by Elaine Marks

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  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Columbia University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jewish studies,
  • Literary studies: general,
  • Ethnic Groups In Literature,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • French,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • European - French,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / General,
  • Antisemitism in literature,
  • French Literature,
  • History and criticism,
  • Jewish authors,
  • Jews in literature

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages187
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9774112M
    ISBN 100231103085
    ISBN 109780231103084

    Sander Gilman, Franz Kafka, the Jewish Patient. New York and London: Routledge, x + pp. Elaine Marks, Marrano as Metaphor: The Jewish Presence in French Writing. New York: Columbia University Press, xx + pp. Pierre Horn, Modern Jewish Writers in France. Lewiston, NY: The Edwin Mellen Press, pp. For example, in Biblia Hebraica Stuttgartensia and the Jewish Publication Society Tanakh, in Genesis –24 the prose format gives way to poetic verse, signaling a shift in discourse. However, in Biblia Hebraica Leningradensia or the Koren Holy Scriptures.

    a metaphor for sth definition: 1. a symbol that represents a particular thing: 2. a symbol that represents a particular thing. Learn g: Marrano. A list of metaphors in the English language organised by type. A metaphor is a literary figure of speech that uses an image, story or tangible thing to represent a less tangible thing or some intangible quality or idea; e.g., "Her eyes were glistening jewels". Metaphor may also be used for any rhetorical figures of speech that achieve their effects via association, comparison or Missing: Marrano.

    Heda Margolius Kovály () was a renowned Czech writer and translator born to Jewish parents. Her bestselling memoir, Under a Cruel Star: A Life in Prague, has been translated into more than a dozen languages. Jacques Derrida: The Double Liminality of a Philosophical Marrano collection of essays in the recen t book The Marrano ace that language is inextricably wedded to spatial metaphor,Author: Emilie Kutash.


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