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The Resource Taking root : narratives of Jewish women in Latin America, edited by Marjorie Agosín

Taking root : narratives of Jewish women in Latin America, edited by Marjorie Agosín

Label
Taking root : narratives of Jewish women in Latin America
Title
Taking root
Title remainder
narratives of Jewish women in Latin America
Statement of responsibility
edited by Marjorie Agosín
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
Language note
Some essays were translated from Spanish
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Agosín, Marjorie
Series statement
Research in international studies
Series volume
38
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jewish women
  • Jews, Latin American
  • Immigrants
  • Latin America
Label
Taking root : narratives of Jewish women in Latin America, edited by Marjorie Agosín
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction/
  • Marjorie Agosin
  • 1.
  • Latin American Jewishness: A Game with Shifting Identities/
  • Edna Aizenberg
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • Sephardi Air/
  • Ruth Behar
  • p. 12
  • 3.
  • What! No Yiddish?: Growing up Sephardi in Peru/
  • Fortuna Calvo-Roth
  • p. 16
  • 4.
  • My Past Is Present: The Complex Identity of a German-Jewish-Venezuelan-American/
  • Veronica de Darer
  • p. 29
  • 5.
  • El Azar-Fate Put the Novel Claper in My Hands/
  • Joan E. Friedman
  • p. 45
  • 6.
  • Memories of Comings and Goings/
  • Ethel Kosminsky
  • p. 58
  • 7.
  • My Cuban Story/
  • Ester Levis Levine
  • p. 96
  • 8.
  • Crossing Creative and Cultural Barriers/
  • Natania Remba Nurko
  • p. 110
  • 9.
  • Growing up Jewish in Columbia/
  • Cecilia Rosenblum
  • p. 128
  • 10.
  • Found in Translation: On Becoming a Cuban Jewish Writer/
  • Ester R. Shapiro
  • p. 134
  • 11.
  • Mosaics: The Story of Her Life/
  • Wilma Bloch Reich
  • Jessica P. Alpert
  • p. 148
  • 12.
  • Shared Memories/
  • Nedda G. de Anhalt
  • p. 162
  • 13.
  • Judaism: An Essential Tool/
  • Graciela Chichotky
  • p. 172
  • 14.
  • Passion to Remember/
  • Sonia Guralnik
  • p. 183
  • 15.
  • Poetry in the Clouds: A Costa Rican Journey/
  • Rosita Kalina de Piszk
  • p. 195
  • 16.
  • From Toledo to the New World: A Story of Secrets/
  • Angelina Muniz de Huberman
  • p. 205
  • 17.
  • Uruguay: A Story in Episodes/
  • Teresa Porzecanski
  • p. 218
  • 18.
  • Of Spices and Spells: From Morrocco to Buenos Aires/
  • Mercedes Roffe
  • p. 229
  • 19.
  • Saint Anthony's Intervention and Other Accounts of Growing up Jewish in Mexico/
  • Diana Anhalt
  • p. 239
  • 20.
  • With All That I Am/
  • Ana Maria Shua
  • p. 251
  • 21.
  • Tale of Courage and Fortitude/
  • Ivonne Strauss de Milz
  • Marjorie Agosin
  • p. 264
  • 22.
  • Too Many Names/
  • Nora Strejilevich
  • p. 272
  • Contributor Biographies.
  • p. 291
Control code
l82002016986
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxix, 299 p.
Isbn
9780896802261
Lccn
2002016986
Label
Taking root : narratives of Jewish women in Latin America, edited by Marjorie Agosín
Publication
Contents
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction/
  • Marjorie Agosin
  • 1.
  • Latin American Jewishness: A Game with Shifting Identities/
  • Edna Aizenberg
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • Sephardi Air/
  • Ruth Behar
  • p. 12
  • 3.
  • What! No Yiddish?: Growing up Sephardi in Peru/
  • Fortuna Calvo-Roth
  • p. 16
  • 4.
  • My Past Is Present: The Complex Identity of a German-Jewish-Venezuelan-American/
  • Veronica de Darer
  • p. 29
  • 5.
  • El Azar-Fate Put the Novel Claper in My Hands/
  • Joan E. Friedman
  • p. 45
  • 6.
  • Memories of Comings and Goings/
  • Ethel Kosminsky
  • p. 58
  • 7.
  • My Cuban Story/
  • Ester Levis Levine
  • p. 96
  • 8.
  • Crossing Creative and Cultural Barriers/
  • Natania Remba Nurko
  • p. 110
  • 9.
  • Growing up Jewish in Columbia/
  • Cecilia Rosenblum
  • p. 128
  • 10.
  • Found in Translation: On Becoming a Cuban Jewish Writer/
  • Ester R. Shapiro
  • p. 134
  • 11.
  • Mosaics: The Story of Her Life/
  • Wilma Bloch Reich
  • Jessica P. Alpert
  • p. 148
  • 12.
  • Shared Memories/
  • Nedda G. de Anhalt
  • p. 162
  • 13.
  • Judaism: An Essential Tool/
  • Graciela Chichotky
  • p. 172
  • 14.
  • Passion to Remember/
  • Sonia Guralnik
  • p. 183
  • 15.
  • Poetry in the Clouds: A Costa Rican Journey/
  • Rosita Kalina de Piszk
  • p. 195
  • 16.
  • From Toledo to the New World: A Story of Secrets/
  • Angelina Muniz de Huberman
  • p. 205
  • 17.
  • Uruguay: A Story in Episodes/
  • Teresa Porzecanski
  • p. 218
  • 18.
  • Of Spices and Spells: From Morrocco to Buenos Aires/
  • Mercedes Roffe
  • p. 229
  • 19.
  • Saint Anthony's Intervention and Other Accounts of Growing up Jewish in Mexico/
  • Diana Anhalt
  • p. 239
  • 20.
  • With All That I Am/
  • Ana Maria Shua
  • p. 251
  • 21.
  • Tale of Courage and Fortitude/
  • Ivonne Strauss de Milz
  • Marjorie Agosin
  • p. 264
  • 22.
  • Too Many Names/
  • Nora Strejilevich
  • p. 272
  • Contributor Biographies.
  • p. 291
Control code
l82002016986
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxix, 299 p.
Isbn
9780896802261
Lccn
2002016986

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