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Author Mendel Friedman International Conference on Yiddish (2nd : 1999 : University of Oxford)

Title The shtetl : image and reality : papers of the Second Mendel Friedman International Conference on Yiddish / edited by Gennady Estraikh and Mikhail Krutikov
Published Abingdon, Oxon : Routledge, 2017
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Description 1 online resource : illustrations, maps
Series Studies in Yiddish ; 2
Studies in Yiddish ; 2
Contents The shtetl as imagined community / David G. Roskies -- What exactly was a shtetl? / John D. Klier -- The Podolian shtetl as architectural phenomenon / Alla Sokolova -- Jewish art between yidishkayt and civilization / Hillel Kazovsky -- Berdichev in Russian Jewish literary imagination : from Israel Askenfeld to Friedrich Gorenshtein / Mikhail Krutikov -- Shtetl Kuzmir : the reality of the image / Dafna Clifford -- Soviet and kosher in the Ukrainian shtetl / Anna Shternshis -- The shtetl theme in Sovetish heymland / Gennady Estraikh -- Immigrants mourning for a world lost / Moisés Kijak
Notes Originally published in 2000 by Legenda, European Humanities Research Centre, University of Oxford
Papers from a conference held in July 1999 as part of the joint research programme of the University of Oxford's European Humanities Research Centre and the Oxford Institute for Yiddish Studies
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed December 13, 2017)
Subject Cities and towns -- Europe, Eastern -- Congresses
Jews -- Europe, Eastern -- Social life and customs -- Congresses
Cities and towns.
HISTORY -- Europe -- Eastern.
HISTORY -- Europe -- Former Soviet Republics.
HISTORY -- Europe -- Russia & the Former Soviet Union.
Jews -- Social life and customs.
Eastern Europe.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Ėstraĭkh, G. (Gennadiĭ), editor.
Krutikov, Mikhail, 1957- editor.
Oxford Institute for Yiddish Studies.
University of Oxford. European Humanities Research Centre.
ISBN 1351198378
Other Titles Mendel Friedman International Conference on Yiddish
Papers of the Second Mendel Friedman International Conference on Yiddish