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Going Public: Jewish Women in the Field of Literature and Publishing

Natalie Naimark-Goldberg

in Jewish Women in Enlightenment Berlin

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781904113539
eISBN:
9781800340473
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781904113539.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter investigates the literary activity of enlightened Jewish women, discussing their attitudes towards authorship and what the crucial decision to publish their writings meant in the context ... More


Introduction

Yohanan Petrovsky-Shtern

in The Anti-Imperial Choice: The Making of the Ukrainian Jew

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300137316
eISBN:
9780300156072
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300137316.003.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This introductory chapter discusses the theme of this book, which is about the Jewish contribution to Ukrainian culture. The book analyzes the works and careers of five Ukrainian poets of Jewish ... More


Beyond Philadelphia: The Reach of the Recorder, 1865–1880

Eric Gardner

in Unexpected Places: Relocating Nineteenth-Century African American Literature

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781604732832
eISBN:
9781604732849
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781604732832.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, African-American Literature

This chapter studies three examples of Recorder writers working within a much more complex sense of location, one which suggests a Philadelphia-based Recorder that was a sort of hub for writing for, ... More


Changes in the Pattern of Life

Alexander Altmann

in Moses Mendelssohn: A Biographical Study

Published in print:
1984
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780197100158
eISBN:
9781789623307
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9780197100158.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter examines a period of prolonged illness in Moses Mendelssohn's life. Toward the end of the 18th century, Mendelssohn suffered attacks of what is likely paroxysmal auricular tachycardia. ... More


Literary Articulation (1685–98)

J.S. Grewal

in Guru Gobind Singh (1666-1708): Master of the White Hawk

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780199494941
eISBN:
9780190990398
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199494941.003.0005
Subject:
History, Indian History

The court of Guru Gobind Singh developed steadily to emerge as a great centre of patronage for poets. The Sikh writers of the eighteenth century provide considerable information on the works produced ... More


Slavonic Historical Writing in South-Eastern Europe, 1200–1600

Petre Guran

in The Oxford History of Historical Writing: Volume 2: 400-1400

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780199236428
eISBN:
9780191863349
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199236428.003.0017
Subject:
History, Historiography

This chapter considers the period from 1200 to 1600 because social and political realities of Southeastern Europe delineate such a delayed chronology. The latter term, beginning in the seventeenth ... More


In the Wake of D. W. Griffith’s The Birth of a Nation: Chesnutt’s Paul Marchand, F.M.C. as Command Performance

Susan Prothro Wright

in Passing in the Works of Charles W. Chesnutt

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781604734164
eISBN:
9781621036050
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781604734164.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, African-American Literature

This chapter puts forward the hypothesis that Charles Chesnutt attempted to publish his novel Paul Marchand, F.M.C. in 1921, with the goal of countering D. W. Griffith’s The Birth of a Nation. ... More


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