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The Penguin book of modern Yiddish verse

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Published by Viking in New York, N.Y., U.S.A .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Yiddish poetry,
  • Yiddish poetry -- Translations into English

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesModern Yiddish verse.
    Statementedited by Irving Howe, Ruth R. Wisse, and Khone Shmeruk.
    ContributionsHowe, Irving., Wisse, Ruth R., Shmeruk, Chone, 1921-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPJ5191.E3 P46 1987
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 719 p. ;
    Number of Pages719
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2550484M
    ISBN 100670805076
    LC Control Number85040788

    'A wonderful book - an invigorating revelation An essential collection of prose poems from across the globe, by old masters and new, reveals the form's astonishing range' Kate Kellaway, Observer The prose poem has proven one of the most . You're at: All Categories > Books > Textbooks / Academia> The Penguin Book Of Hebrew Verse Crossroads - Halacha And The Modern World Vol III Published by Zomet, Torah and science research, many different topics on Jewish issues.

      The authors - Irving Feldman, John Hollander, Irving Howe, Cynthia Ozick, Grace Schulman and Leonard Wolf - have written works that are included in ''The Penguin Book of Modern Yiddish Verse. Throughout the century some of the most startlingly original poetry in the world has come from Africa. This new and substantially expanded edition, containing the poetry of ninety-nine poets (thirty-one of them in print for the first time) from twenty-seven countries, displays the wide-ranging forms or African verse: from war songs and political protests to poems about human 3/5(1).

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The Penguin Book Of Modern Yiddish Verse. A bilingual anthology of modern Yiddish poetry, with English translations. The work which aims to delineate the modern Jewish experience, includes samplings of 6 major poets and selections from the works of 33 others, with an introduction placing the poetry in its historic and critical context/5.

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THE PENGUIN BOOK OF MODERN YIDDISH VERSE. Irving Howe, Ruth Wisse and Knone Shmeruk, eds.; translated by Cynthia Ozick, Grace Shulman, Irving Feldman, John Hollander, Leonard Wolf and others.

New York: Viking Penguin, pp. $* The particular, so absorbing to the Yosemite climber, his hammock suspended from pitons over empty. 1 The Penguin Book of Modern Yiddish Verse, edited by Irving Howe, Ruth R. Wisse, and Rhone Shmeruk, Viking, pp., $ American Yiddish Poetry: A Bilingual Anthology, edited by Benjamin and Barbara Harshav, University of California Press, pp., $ The Penguin Book of Modern Yiddish Verse Hardcover – 31 Mar.

by Irving Howe (Editor), etc. (Editor), Ruth Wisse (Editor), Khone Shmeruk (Editor) & 1 more5/5(1). Copies are available through the Yiddish Book Center. Those studying Yiddish might also enjoy the collections of Peretz's writings that were assembled for use in schools.

This one was published in honor of the fifth anniversary of his passing; this one, in. English and Yiddish on opposite pages. Parallel Yiddish texts and English translations. Notes: Includes indexes. Description: xxii, pages ; 24 cm: Other Titles: Penguin book of modern Yiddish verse.

Modern Yiddish verse: Responsibility: edited by Irving Howe, Ruth R. Wisse, and Khone Shmeruk. The editors of The Penguin Book of Modern Yiddish Verse say this about Vaynshteyn: “The material density of his poems their down-to-earth and sometimes coarse subjects, seemed to fulfil the expectations of proletarian poetry that were current in the s and s.

Sometimes overlooked was the narrative power that is released through Weinstein’s stately lyrical forms”. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: English and Yiddish. Includes indexes. Description: xxii, pages ; 24 cm: Other Titles: Penguin book. An anthology of secular and sacred poetry from the Bible to modern Israeli writings includes the original Hebrew as well as the English translation of each work The Penguin Book of Modern Yiddish Verse Irving Howe — Poetry Author: Irving Howe.

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Penguin Book Of Contemporary Verse book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5. An anthology of secular and sacred poetry from the Bible to modern Israeli writings includes the original Hebrew as well as the English translation of each work Poetry by Irving Howe The Penguin Book of Modern Yiddish Verse.

The other, regrettably out of print, is called The Penguin Book of Modern Yiddish Verse. Here is an article by Harold Bloom that evaluates the achievements of both. Below is a sample poem (alas, from the Penguin volume) to whet your appetite.

Epilogue. Because the papers meanly ignore me— They think my luncheon menu’s not fit to print—. This time is eloquently evoked in the Introduction to The Penguin Book of Modern Yiddish Verse: "Is there, we may wonder, another body of imaginative writing in the modern era quite so rapid and cramped in its eternal development, quite so harried by the brutal pressures of modern history, quite so bloodied at its point of fulfillment.

The Penguin Book of Modern Yiddish Verse, co-edited by Irwing Howe () The I.L. Peretz Reader () Translations [ edit ] The I.L. Peretz Reader, by Isaac Loeb Peretz ()Alma mater: McGill University. The Penguin Book of Modern Yiddish Verse (New York, ); Joshua Rubenstein and Vladimir P.

Naumov, eds., Stalin’s Secret Pogrom: The Postwar Inquisition of the Jewish Anti-Fascist Committee (New Haven, ).Anna Margolin.

Rosa Lebensboim, better known by her pen name of Anna Margolin, is regarded by literary critics as one of the finest early twentieth-century Yiddish poets in America.

Her poetry, translated by Adrienne Rich, Kathryn Hellerstein, and Marcia Falk, among others, appears in many Yiddish poetry anthologies in English.Penguin Book of Modern Yiddish Verse, Irving Howe quotes the line from Sutzkever's Lider fun iogbukh (Poems from the Diary) that serves as my epigraph.

A better line could hardly be imagined, as it situates the act of anthologizing modern Yiddish poetry in its proper cultural and temporal context.

The question is unavoidable.