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  Volume 29, Number 2, Winter 2011

Table of Contents

Contributors to This Issue

pp. vii-ix
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Shaloman

p. x
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Articles

Jewish Comics; Or, Visualizing Current Jewish Narrative

pp. 1-12
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Thinly Disguised (Autobio)Graphical Stories: Will Eisner’s Life, in Pictures

pp. 13-33
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The Search: A Graphic Narrative for Beginning to Teach about the Holocaust

pp. 34-49
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Marvel Comics and the Golem Legend

pp. 50-72
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Jews and Super Heroes: Another Earnest yet Ultimately Off-the-Mark Survey of America's Two Favorite Obsessions

pp. 73-76
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The “Outsider”: Neil Gaiman and the Old Testament

pp. 77-99
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“You Wouldn’t Shoot Your Fellow Jews”: Jewish Identity & Nostalgia in Joann Sfar’s Klezmer

pp. 100-119
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There Goes the Neighborhood: Cycling Ethnoracial Tensions in Will Eisner’s Dropsie Avenue

pp. 120-145
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Art Spiegelman’s Maus: A Survivor’s Tale: A Bibliographic Essay

pp. 146-164
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Topical Book Reviews

Masters of the Comic Book Universe Revealed!, and: From Krakow to Krypton: Jews and Comic Books (review)

pp. 165-168
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The Jewish Graphic Novel: Critical Approaches (review)

pp. 169-171
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Disguised as Clark Kent: Jews, Comics, and the Creation of the Superhero (review)

pp. 171-173
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Jews in America: A Cartoon History, and: Jews and American Comics: An Illustrated History of an American Art Form (review)

pp. 174-177
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Cartoons and Extremism: Israel and the Jews in Arab and Western Media (review)

pp. 177-179
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Art Spiegelman: Conversations, and: Backing into Forward: A Memoir (review)

pp. 179-184
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The Art of Harvey Kurtzman: The Mad Genius of Comics, and: Kirby: King of Comics (review)

pp. 184-188
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Man of Rock: A Biography of Joe Kubert (review)

pp. 188-190
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Harvey Pekar: Conversations (review)

pp. 190-192
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Will Eisner: Portrait of a Sequential Artist (review)

pp. 193-195
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General Book Reviews

A Safe Haven: Harry S. Truman and the Founding of Israel (review)

pp. 196-198
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National Minority, Regional Majority: Palestinian Arabs Versus Jews in Israel (review)

pp. 198-200
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The Jews of Libya: Coexistence, Persecution, Resettlement (review)

pp. 200-202
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Were the Jews a Mediterranean Society?: Reciprocity and Solidarity in Ancient Judaism (review)

pp. 203-204
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Maimonides in His World: Portrait of a Mediterranean Thinker (review)

pp. 204-206
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Biologie der Juden: Jüdische Wissenschaftler über “Rasse” und Vererbung, 1900–1935 (review)

pp. 206-209
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The Agony of Greek Jews, 1940–1945 (review)

pp. 209-210
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Finding Home and Homeland: Jewish Youth and Zionism in the Aftermath of the Holocaust (review)

pp. 211-213
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Re-examining the Holocaust through Literature (review)

pp. 213-215
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The Jewish Odyssey of George Eliot (review)

pp. 215-217
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JPS Guide to American Jewish Fiction (review)

pp. 218-219
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Jews and Shoes (review)

pp. 219-222
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Louis I. Kahn’s Jewish Architecture: Mikveh Israel and the Midcentury American Synagogue (review)

pp. 222-224
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Perspectives on Jewish Music: Secular and Sacred (review)

pp. 224-226
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Book Notes

Book Notes

pp. 227-235
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