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  Volume 27, Number 1, Fall 2008

Table of Contents

From: Shofar: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Jewish Studies

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Contributors to This Issue

pp. ix-x | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0301


Performances of Jewish Identity: Spartacus

pp. 1-15 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0306

“Show Me the Shoah!”: Generic Experience and Spectatorship in Popular Representations of the Holocaust

pp. 16-35 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0304

The Memory of the Holocaust in Primo Levi’s If This Is a Man

pp. 36-57 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0262

Mary Antin’s Progressive Science: Eugenics, Evolution, and the Environment

pp. 58-79 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0303

Review Essay

Beyond “Everyday Poetry”: The Life and Works of Mascha Kaléko

pp. 80-83 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0305

Book Reviews

Jewish Roots in Southern Soil: A New History (review)

pp. 84-86 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0263

Inventing Great Neck: Jewish Identity and the American Dream (review)

pp. 86-88 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0273

At the Edge of a Dream: The Story of Jewish Immigrants on New York’s Lower East Side, 1880–1920 (review)

pp. 89-90 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0295

Coalfield Jews: An Appalachian History (review)

pp. 90-93 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0260

A Dangerous Woman: The Graphic Biography of Emma Goldman (review)

pp. 93-96 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0271

Let Us Prove Strong: The American Jewish Committee, 1945–2006 (review)

pp. 96-98 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0312

Inventing Jewish Ritual (review)

pp. 98-101 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0300

ReThinking Synagogues: A New Vocabulary for Congregational Life (review)

pp. 101-102 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0258

The Unfolding Tradition: Jewish Law After Sinai (review)

pp. 102-104 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0315

Jewish Tradition and the Challenge of Darwinism (review)

pp. 104-106 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0314

Jewish Frontiers: Essays on Bodies, Histories, and Identities (review)

pp. 106-109 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0308

From Abraham to America: A History of Jewish Circumcision (review)

pp. 109-111 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0307

Moses and the Journey to Leadership: Timeless Lessons of Effective Management from the Bible and Today’s Leaders (review)

pp. 111-114 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0319

How to Read the Bible: A Guide to Scripture, Then and Now (review)

pp. 114-116 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0318

How to Read the Bible (review)

pp. 116-117 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0317

Song of Songs: A Commentary (review)

pp. 118-120 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0316

Illuminating Leviticus: A Study of Its Laws and Institutions in the Light of Biblical Narratives (review)

pp. 120-122 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0297

When Heroes Love: The Ambiguity of Eros in the Stories of Gilgamesh and David (review)

pp. 122-124 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0296

Opening the Sealed Book: Interpretations of the Book of Isaiah in Late Antiquity (review)

pp. 125-127 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0294

The Land of the Body: Studies in Philo’s Representation of Egypt (review)

pp. 127-129 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0293

Israel and the Persian Gulf: Retrospect and Prospect (review)

pp. 129-131 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0266

Foxbats over Dimona: The Soviet Nuclear Gamble in the Six Day War (review)

pp. 131-133 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0283

The Watchman Fell Asleep: The Surprise of the Yom Kippur War and Its Sources (review)

pp. 134-136 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0282

Hollow Land: Israel’s Architecture of Occupation (review)

pp. 136-138 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0309

The Enemy of My Enemy: The Alarming Convergence of Militant Islam and the Extreme Right (review)

pp. 138-141 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0272

Among the Righteous: Lost Stories from the Holocaust’s Long Reach into Arab Lands (review)

pp. 141-144 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0285

Holocaust Odysseys: The Jews of Saint-Martin-Vésubie and Their Flight through France and Italy (review)

pp. 144-146 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0284

Churches and the Holocaust: Unholy Teaching, Good Samaritans and Reconciliation (review)

pp. 147-149 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0320

Antisemitism, Christian Ambivalence, and the Holocaust (review)

pp. 149-151 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0313

Sociology Confronts the Holocaust: Memories and Identities in Jewish Diasporas (review)

pp. 151-153 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0275

Beyond Anne Frank: Hidden Children and Postwar Families in Holland (review)

pp. 154-156 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0274

Projecting the Holocaust into the Present: The Changing Focus of Contemporary Holocaust Cinema (review)

pp. 156-157 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0277

Faithful Renderings: Jewish-Christian Difference and the Politics of Translation (review)

pp. 157-159 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0276

Approaches to Teaching Wiesel’s Night (review)

pp. 160-162 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0302

French Writers and the Politics of Complicity: Crisis of Democracy in the 1940s and 1990s (review)

pp. 162-163 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0287

Irène Némirovsky: Her Life and Works (review)

pp. 163-165 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0286

A Tranquil Star (Unpublished Stories) (review)

pp. 165-167 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0310

Israel in Exile: Jewish Writing and the Desert (review)

pp. 167-170 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0299

In Spite of Partition: Jews, Arabs, and the Limits of Separatist Imagination (review)

pp. 170-173 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0298

Midnight Convoy and Other Stories, and: Preliminaries (review)

pp. 173-176 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0292

Es begann damals in Afrika (review)

pp. 176-178 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0291

Propheten des Vergangenen: Jüdische Geschichtsschreibung im 19. und 20. Jahrhundert (review)

pp. 179-181 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0311

The Medici State and the Ghetto of Florence: The Construction of an Early Modern Jewish Community (review)

pp. 181-183 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0281

Jewish Identity in Early Modern Germany: Memory, Power and Community (review)

pp. 183-184 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0280

Beyond the Border: The German-Jewish Legacy Abroad (review)

pp. 185-187 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0270

The Death of Sigmund Freud: Fascism, Psychoanalysis and the Rise of Fundamentalism (review)

pp. 187-190 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0269

Polin: Studies in Polish Jewry XVIII: Jewish Women in Eastern Europe (review)

pp. 190-192 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0289

The Shtetl: New Evaluations (review)

pp. 192-194 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0288

Converging Alternatives: The Bund and the Zionist Labor Movement, 1897–1985 (review)

pp. 194-196 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0290

Letters of Love: Franz Rosenzweig’s Spiritual Biography and Oeuvre in Light of the Gritli Letters (review)

pp. 197-199 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0268

The Life and Thought of Hans Jonas: Jewish Dimensions (review)

pp. 199-201 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0267

Spiritual Radical: Abraham Joshua Heschel in America, 1940–1972 (review)

pp. 201-204 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0279

On Jewish Music: Past and Present (review)

pp. 204-207 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0278

Yiddish Folksongs from the Ruth Rubin Archive (review)

pp. 207-209 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0265

The Heebie-Jeebies at CBGB’s: A Secret History of Jewish Punk (review)

pp. 209-211 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0264

Book Notes

Book Notes

pp. 212-231 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0261

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