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The Resource The scroll and the cross : 1,000 years of Jewish-Hispanic literature, edited by Ilan Stavans

The scroll and the cross : 1,000 years of Jewish-Hispanic literature, edited by Ilan Stavans

Label
The scroll and the cross : 1,000 years of Jewish-Hispanic literature
Title
The scroll and the cross
Title remainder
1,000 years of Jewish-Hispanic literature
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ilan Stavans
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKM
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Stavans, Ilan
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  • Spanish American literature
  • Spanish literature
  • Spanish American literature
  • Spanish literature
  • Jews in literature
Label
The scroll and the cross : 1,000 years of Jewish-Hispanic literature, edited by Ilan Stavans
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Contains prose excerpts and poems translated into English, mostly from Spanish
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 29-32) and index
Contents
  • Criteria.
  • p. 1
  • Introduction: In the Chameleon's Path.
  • p. 5
  • Further Readings.
  • p. 29
  • Chronology.
  • p. 33
  • Short Prayer in Time of Battle/
  • Samuel Hanagid
  • p. 41
  • fragments of Night Storm/
  • Solomon ben Gabirol
  • p. 43
  • Two Sons/
  • Moises ben Ezra
  • p. 45
  • My Heart Is in the East/
  • Yehuda Halevi
  • p. 46
  • Jerusalem/
  • Benjamin of Tudela.
  • p. 47
  • On Books and on Writing/
  • Yehuda ben Tibbon
  • p. 51
  • fragment of Epistle to the Jews of Morocco/
  • Maimonides.
  • p. 54
  • Guide of the Perplexed/
  • Maimonides.
  • p. 70
  • Jews of Toledo/
  • Gonzalo de Berceo
  • p. 72
  • fragment of Disputation of Barcelona/
  • Nahmanides.
  • p. 76
  • Concerning the Jews: Las siete partidas
  • p. 84
  • fragment of The Zohar/
  • Moises de Leon
  • p. 91
  • Edict of 1492/
  • King Ferdinand
  • King Isabella
  • p. 94
  • Serene Night/
  • Fray Luis de Leon
  • p. 99
  • Autobiographical Essay/
  • Luis de Carvajal the Younger
  • p. 103
  • To a Nose/
  • Francisco de Quevedo y Villegas
  • p. 134
  • One Well-Founded Faith/
  • Miguel Levi de Barrios
  • p. 136
  • Cancion del sefardita/
  • Miguel de Unamuno
  • p. 138
  • Israel/
  • Ruben Dario
  • p. 140
  • Jewish Gaucho/
  • Alberto Gerchunoff
  • p. 142
  • Spanish Jews/
  • Americo Castro
  • p. 151
  • Good Harvest/
  • Samuel Eichelbaum
  • p. 155
  • Jewish Cemetery/
  • Federico Garcia Lorca
  • p. 159
  • Secret Miracle/
  • Jorge Luis Borges
  • p. 162
  • Jesus/
  • Pinkhes Berniker
  • p. 169
  • Press Clippings/
  • Julio Cortazar
  • p. 179
  • fragment of Prisoner without a Name/
  • Jacobo Timerman
  • p. 190
  • fragment of Man of Ashes/
  • Salomon Isacovici
  • p. 198
  • Thoughts on Latin America/
  • Marshall T. Meyer
  • p. 208
  • fragment of The Storyteller/
  • Mario Vargas Llosa
  • p. 219
  • fragment of The Merchant of Tudela/
  • Angelina Muniz-Huberman
  • p. 239
  • fragment of Like a Bride/
  • Rosa Nissan
  • p. 245
  • Recollections of a Criolla Zionist/
  • Alicia Freilich
  • p. 250
  • Sepharad/
  • Homero Aridjis
  • p. 257
  • fragment of Heading South, Looking North/
  • Ariel Dorfman
  • p. 265
  • Jew's Imprecise Sonnet/
  • Isaac Goldemberg
  • p. 280
  • At the U.S. Holocaust Museum, Washington, D.C./
  • Tino Villanueva
  • p. 281
  • Resume Raisonne/
  • Alcina Lubitch Domecq
  • p. 286
  • fragment of Dear Anne Frank/
  • Marjorie Agosin
  • p. 296
  • Hebrew Cemetery of Guabanacoa/
  • Ruth Behar
  • p. 298
  • fragment of On Borrowed Words/
  • Ilan Stavans
  • p. 301
  • Permissions.
  • p. 323
  • Index by Theme.
  • p. 327
Control code
l82003271495
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 329 p
Isbn
9780415929318
Lccn
2003271495
Label
The scroll and the cross : 1,000 years of Jewish-Hispanic literature, edited by Ilan Stavans
Publication
Note
Contains prose excerpts and poems translated into English, mostly from Spanish
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 29-32) and index
Contents
  • Criteria.
  • p. 1
  • Introduction: In the Chameleon's Path.
  • p. 5
  • Further Readings.
  • p. 29
  • Chronology.
  • p. 33
  • Short Prayer in Time of Battle/
  • Samuel Hanagid
  • p. 41
  • fragments of Night Storm/
  • Solomon ben Gabirol
  • p. 43
  • Two Sons/
  • Moises ben Ezra
  • p. 45
  • My Heart Is in the East/
  • Yehuda Halevi
  • p. 46
  • Jerusalem/
  • Benjamin of Tudela.
  • p. 47
  • On Books and on Writing/
  • Yehuda ben Tibbon
  • p. 51
  • fragment of Epistle to the Jews of Morocco/
  • Maimonides.
  • p. 54
  • Guide of the Perplexed/
  • Maimonides.
  • p. 70
  • Jews of Toledo/
  • Gonzalo de Berceo
  • p. 72
  • fragment of Disputation of Barcelona/
  • Nahmanides.
  • p. 76
  • Concerning the Jews: Las siete partidas
  • p. 84
  • fragment of The Zohar/
  • Moises de Leon
  • p. 91
  • Edict of 1492/
  • King Ferdinand
  • King Isabella
  • p. 94
  • Serene Night/
  • Fray Luis de Leon
  • p. 99
  • Autobiographical Essay/
  • Luis de Carvajal the Younger
  • p. 103
  • To a Nose/
  • Francisco de Quevedo y Villegas
  • p. 134
  • One Well-Founded Faith/
  • Miguel Levi de Barrios
  • p. 136
  • Cancion del sefardita/
  • Miguel de Unamuno
  • p. 138
  • Israel/
  • Ruben Dario
  • p. 140
  • Jewish Gaucho/
  • Alberto Gerchunoff
  • p. 142
  • Spanish Jews/
  • Americo Castro
  • p. 151
  • Good Harvest/
  • Samuel Eichelbaum
  • p. 155
  • Jewish Cemetery/
  • Federico Garcia Lorca
  • p. 159
  • Secret Miracle/
  • Jorge Luis Borges
  • p. 162
  • Jesus/
  • Pinkhes Berniker
  • p. 169
  • Press Clippings/
  • Julio Cortazar
  • p. 179
  • fragment of Prisoner without a Name/
  • Jacobo Timerman
  • p. 190
  • fragment of Man of Ashes/
  • Salomon Isacovici
  • p. 198
  • Thoughts on Latin America/
  • Marshall T. Meyer
  • p. 208
  • fragment of The Storyteller/
  • Mario Vargas Llosa
  • p. 219
  • fragment of The Merchant of Tudela/
  • Angelina Muniz-Huberman
  • p. 239
  • fragment of Like a Bride/
  • Rosa Nissan
  • p. 245
  • Recollections of a Criolla Zionist/
  • Alicia Freilich
  • p. 250
  • Sepharad/
  • Homero Aridjis
  • p. 257
  • fragment of Heading South, Looking North/
  • Ariel Dorfman
  • p. 265
  • Jew's Imprecise Sonnet/
  • Isaac Goldemberg
  • p. 280
  • At the U.S. Holocaust Museum, Washington, D.C./
  • Tino Villanueva
  • p. 281
  • Resume Raisonne/
  • Alcina Lubitch Domecq
  • p. 286
  • fragment of Dear Anne Frank/
  • Marjorie Agosin
  • p. 296
  • Hebrew Cemetery of Guabanacoa/
  • Ruth Behar
  • p. 298
  • fragment of On Borrowed Words/
  • Ilan Stavans
  • p. 301
  • Permissions.
  • p. 323
  • Index by Theme.
  • p. 327
Control code
l82003271495
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 329 p
Isbn
9780415929318
Lccn
2003271495

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