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Author LinkBurstein, Janet.
Title LinkWriting mothers, writing daughters : tracing the maternal in stories by American Jewish women / Janet Handler Burstein.
Imprint Urbana : University of Illinois Press, c1996.
Description 205 p. ;  23 cm.
Type of Material Book GV
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Contents: Translating immigrant women : writing the manifold self : Mary Antin, Anzia Yezierska, Emma Goldman, Kate Simon -- Leaving home and mother : dramas of differentiation : Edna Ferber, Fannie Hurst, Tess Slesinger, Jo Sinclair, Marjorie Duhan Adler, Lynne Sharon Schwartz -- Centering the devalued mother : re-vision and re-valuation : Rebekah Kohut, "Leah Morton", Emanie Sachs, Hana Stein, Jo Sinclair, Violet Weingarten, Tillie Olsen, Grace Paley, Adrienne Rich, Jane Lazarre, Phyllis Chesler -- Mirroring the mother : the ordeal of narcissism : Cynthia Ozick, Anne Roiphe, Alix Kates Schulman, Erica Jong, Shelley Steinman List, Rosellen Brown, Camille Baum, Daphne Merkin -- Re-storying Jewish women : hearing the mothers, speaking the feminist self : Vivian Gornick, Judith Plaskow, Adrienne Rich, Irena Klepfisz, Evelyn Torton Beck, Melanie Kaye/Kantrowitz, Judith Katz, Blu Greenberg, Nessa Rapaport, E.M. Broner, Kim Chernin.
Subject LinkAmerican literature -- Jewish authors -- History and criticism.
LinkJudaism and literature -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
LinkAmerican literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism.
LinkAmerican literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
LinkJewish women -- United States -- Intellectual life.
LinkMothers and daughters in literature.
LinkJewish women in literature.
LinkMotherhood in literature.
LinkWomen and literature -- United States -- History -- 20th century.

System Number 000671022
ISBN Link0252022521 (cloth : alk. paper)
Link9780252022524 (cloth : alk. paper)
Link0252065557 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Link9780252065552 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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