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  Volume 37, Number 2, Summer 2012

Table of Contents


Guest Editors' Introduction Finding Home: The Future of Jewish American Literary Studies

pp. 5-18 | DOI: 10.1353/mel.2012.0016

Do American and Ethnic American Studies Have a Jewish Problem; or, When Is an Ethnic Not an Ethnic, and What Should We Do about It?

pp. 19-40 | DOI: 10.1353/mel.2012.0019

Response to Jonathan Freedman

pp. 41-43 | DOI: 10.1353/mel.2012.0022

Response to Jonathan Freedman

pp. 45-46 | DOI: 10.1353/mel.2012.0025

"Who Put the Shma in Shmattas?": Multilingual Jewish American Writing

pp. 47-58 | DOI: 10.1353/mel.2012.0028

Sephardism and Marranism in Native American Fiction of the Quincentenary

pp. 59-81 | DOI: 10.1353/mel.2012.0031

Writing Immigrant Aid: The Settlement House and the Problem of Representation

pp. 83-107 | DOI: 10.1353/mel.2012.0033

The Holocaust for Beginners: Yankev Glatshteyn's Emil un Karl and Other Wartime Works for Young American Yiddish Readers

pp. 109-130 | DOI: 10.1353/mel.2012.0018

Innovation and Orthodox Comic Books: The Case of Mahrwood Press

pp. 131-156 | DOI: 10.1353/mel.2012.0021

Russian Jews as American Writers: A New Paradigm for Jewish Multiculturalism?

pp. 157-176 | DOI: 10.1353/mel.2012.0024

Pedagogical Approaches

Symposium: Jewishness, Pedagogy, and Multi-Ethnic Literature

p. 177 | DOI: 10.1353/mel.2012.0030

Vitalizing the Still New World

pp. 177-179 | DOI: 10.1353/mel.2012.0034

Not Just "White Folks": Teaching Jewish American Literature as Multi-Ethnic and Multiracial

pp. 180-182 | DOI: 10.1353/mel.2012.0035

Teaching Jewish American Literature as Global Ethnic American Literature

pp. 183-184 | DOI: 10.1353/mel.2012.0036

Reading Jewishness as a Marker of Ethno-Racial and Cultural History

pp. 185-186 | DOI: 10.1353/mel.2012.0037

Teaching Jewish Literature in the South: A Conversation

pp. 187-200 | DOI: 10.1353/mel.2012.0032

Performing Jewishness In and Out of the Classroom

pp. 201-215 | DOI: 10.1353/mel.2012.0017


American Hebrew Literature: Writing Jewish National Identity in the United States, and: Red, Black, and Jew: New Frontiers in Hebrew Literature, and: Sanctuary in the Wilderness: A Critical Introduction to American Hebrew Poetry (review)

pp. 216-219 | DOI: 10.1353/mel.2012.0020

Members of the Tribe: Native America in the Jewish Imagination (review)

pp. 220-223 | DOI: 10.1353/mel.2012.0023

The Un-Americans: Jews, the Blacklist, and Stoolpigeon Culture, and: The Passing Game: Queering Jewish American Culture (review)

pp. 224-227 | DOI: 10.1353/mel.2012.0026



pp. 228-233 | DOI: 10.1353/mel.2012.0029

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