SOLOTAROFF, TED; RAPOPORT, NESSA. (EDITORS).
Title The Schocken Book Of Contemporary Jewish Fiction.
Book Condition Softcover. Very good reading copy. A few sentences are highlighted.
Edition Second Printing.
Publisher Schocken Books, New York: 1996.
0805210652 / 9780805210651
Seller ID 9414X1
This landmark anthology brings together some of the best stories written in the last thirty years by and about American Jews. Saul Bellow tells a brutal coming-of-age story set in Chicago; Mark Helprin recalls a stint in the Israeli army during the Six-Day War; Grace Paley explores the complex relationship between Jews and blacks; Philip Roth muses on what life would have been like for Kafka if he had come to America, and maybe dated Roth's aunt....
(Key Words: Fiction, American Jews, Blacks, Philip Roth, Saul Bellow, Grace Paley, Franz Kafka, Six-Day War, Jewish Fiction, Ted Solotaroff, Nessa Rapoport).