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New Spice Box : Canadian Jewish Writing (Paperback)

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How does the past shape contemporary Jewish experience in Canada? How does it feel to beJewish today? These are the questions that inform Volume 1 of The New Spice Box, an aromaticblend of poetry, short stories, and creative non-fiction by writers who probe all matters Jewish.Nora Gold dares to reconceive the biblical story of Joseph as Yosepha. For Seymour Mayne, anaunt's comforter transported from Poland to the New World evokes a lost past. ChavaRosenfarb's Bergen Belsen diary takes us back to the almost unimaginable moment of liberation,while Yiddish is a vital force for Karen Shenfeld's father.Across this collection, the past is given new life and meaning by authors who write from theirCanadian experience and sensibility. This is a new window on Canadian Jewish writing: its vistais expansive and the view, unmatched. Come take a look.How does the past shape contemporary Jewish experience in Canada? How does it feel to beJewish today? These are the questions that inform Volume 1 of The New Spice Box, an aromaticblend of poetry, short stories, and creative non-fiction by writers who probe all matters Jewish.Nora Gold dares to reconceive the biblical story of Joseph as Yosepha. For Seymour Mayne, anaunt?s comforter transported from Poland to the New World evokes a lost past. ChavaRosenfarb?s Bergen Belsen diary takes us back to the almost unimaginable moment of liberation,while Yiddish is a vital force for Karen Shenfeld?s father.Across this collection, the past is given new life and meaning by authors who write from theirCanadian experience and sensibility. This is a new window on Canadian Jewish writing: its vistais expansive and the view, unmatched. Come take a look.
Genre: Literary Collections, Fiction + Literature Genres
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Utp Distribution
Language: English
Street Date: May 28, 2017
TCIN: 52067827
UPC: 9781988326023
Item Number (DPCI): 248-40-6504
$19.80
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