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  Volume 21, Number 3, Spring 2003

Table of Contents

From: Shofar: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Jewish Studies

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Special Issue: The New York Intellectuals and Beyond

Guest Editor: Ethan Goffman

Contributors to This Volume

pp. vi-vii

Book Notes

pp. 206-214


The New York Intellectuals and Beyond: Editor's Introduction

pp. 1-6

Jew d'Esprit

pp. 7-15

Eating Kosher Ivy: Jews as Literary Intellectuals

pp. 16-28

Jewish Intellectuals and the Deep Places of the Imagination

pp. 29-47

Lionel Trilling's The Middle of the Journey and the Complicated Origins of the Neo-Conservative Movement

pp. 48-63

A Profoundly Hegemonic Moment: De-Mythologizing the Cold War New York Jewish Intellectuals

pp. 64-82

It's Splendid When the Town Whore Gets Religion and Joins the Church: The Rise of the Jewish Neoconservatives as Observed by the Paleoconservatives in the 1980s

pp. 83-98

Nostalgia and Recognition: Ilan Stavans and Morris Dickstein in Conversation

pp. 99-121

Professors and Public Intellectuals in the Information Age

pp. 122-136

Review Essay

Oxford's New One-Volume Commentary on the Bible: Review Essay

pp. 137-150

Book Reviews

The Judges (review)

pp. 151-153

Common Prayers: Faith, Family and a Christian's Journey Through the Jewish Year (review)

pp. 153-155

Jesus through Jewish Eyes: Rabbis and Scholars Engage an Ancient Brother in a New Conversation (review)

pp. 155-157

The Genesis of Perfection: Adam and Eve in Jewish and Christian Imagination (review)

pp. 157-159

The Creation of Man and Woman: Interpretations of the Biblical Narratives in Jewish and Christian Traditions (review)

pp. 159-162

Song of Songs (review)

pp. 162-164

King Josiah of Judah: The Lost Messiah of Israel (review)

pp. 164-165

The Birth of God: The Bible and the Historian (review)

pp. 165-167

Other Ways of Reading: African Women and the Bible (review)

pp. 167-169

Qumran Cave 4, XXI Parabiblical Texts, Part 4: Pseudo-Prophetic Texts (review)

pp. 169-171

1492: The Poetics of Diaspora (review)

pp. 171-173

At the Gate of Christendom: Jews, Muslims and Pagans in Medieval Hungary, c. 1000-c. 1300 (review)

pp. 174-175

The Jews in Sicily, Volume 2, 1302-1391 (review)

pp. 175-176

The Wandering Jews (review)

pp. 176-178

New Perspectives on the Haskalah (review)

pp. 178-180

Holocaust and Memory (review)

pp. 180-182

Beyond Auschwitz: Post-Holocaust Jewish Thought in America (review)

pp. 183-185

Legacies of Dachau: The Uses and Abuses of a Concentration Camp 1933-2001 (review)

pp. 185-187

Hannah Arendt Revisited: Eichmann in Jerusalem und die Folgen (review)

pp. 187-190

The Holocaust in the Painting of Valentin Lustig (review)

pp. 190-192

Richard Wagners Das Judentum in der Musik: Eine kritische Dokumentation als Beitrag zur Geschichte Antisemitismus (review)

pp. 192-194

Hawa Naschira! Auf! Lasst uns singen! (review)

pp. 194-197

A Broken Trust: Herbert Samuel, Zionism and the Palestinians (review)

pp. 197-200

Debating Islam in the Jewish State: The Development of Policy toward Islamic Institutions in Israel (review)

pp. 201-203

Jazz Age Jews (review)

pp. 203-205

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