Volume 31, Number 1, Fall 2012

Table of Contents

Contributors

Contributors to This Issue

pp. vii-ix
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Articles

Dousing the Fiery Woman: The Diminishing of the Prophetess Deborah

pp. 1-17
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Living the Kindertransport: A Poetic Representation

pp. 18-33
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Why Giorgio Bassani Matters: The Elegiac Imagined World of Bassani and the Jews of Ferrara

pp. 34-51
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Malamud's The Assistant: Ward Minogue, Prodigal Son and Godfather Manqué

pp. 52-69
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The Story of "Hannah P": Recovering Portnoy's Sister

pp. 70-92
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From Where Have I Eaten My Poetry?: On Bialik and the Maternal

pp. 93-111
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Radical Vision: The Films of Judd Ne'eman

pp. 113-131
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Review Essay

The Ascent of Hebrew and Jewish Literature in America Review Essay

pp. 132-146
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Book Reviews

The Emergence of Modern Hebrew Creativity in Babylon, 1735-1950 (review)

p. 147
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Hear O Lord: Poems From the Disturbances of 2000-2009 (review)

pp. 148-150
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Byron and the Jews (review)

pp. 150-153
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A Thousand Darknesses: Lies and Truth in Holocaust Fiction (review)

pp. 153-155
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Purifying the Nation: Population Exchange and Ethnic Cleansing in Nazi-Allied Romania (review)

pp. 155-158
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The Emergence of Jewish Ghettos during the Holocaust (review)

pp. 158-160
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Survivors: Jewish Self-Help and Rescue in Nazi-Occupied Western Europe (review)

pp. 160-163
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"We Are Here": New Approaches to Jewish Displaced Persons in Postwar Germany (review)

pp. 163-165
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Portugal, Salazar, and the Jews (review)

pp. 165-169
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Antisemitismus in der Karikatur: Zur Bildpublizistik in der französischen Dritten Republik und im deutschen Kaiserreich (1871-1914) (review)

pp. 169-171
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"Ich wäre ein Judenfeind?": Zum Antijudaismus in Friedrich Schleiermachers Theologie und Pädagogik (review)

pp. 171-173
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Der Veränderbare Körper: Jüdische Turner, Männlichkeit und das Wiedergewinnen von Geschichte in Deutschland um 1900 (review)

pp. 173-176
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The Most Musical Nation: Jews and Culture in the Late Russian Empire (review)

pp. 176-177
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"I have always loved the Holy Tongue": Isaac Casaubon, the Jews, and a Forgotten Chapter in Renaissance Scholarship (review)

pp. 178-180
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Vernacular Voices: Language and Identity in Medieval French Jewish Communities (review)

pp. 180-183
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The King's Jews: Money, Massacre, and Exodus in Medieval England (review)

pp. 183-185
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Jewish Thought in Dialogue: Essays on Thinkers, Theologies, and Moral Theories (review)

pp. 185-188
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A Covenant of Creatures: Levinas's Philosophy of Judaism (review)

pp. 188-190
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Faith Finding Meaning: A Theology of Judaism (review)

pp. 190-192
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Christians & Jews Faith to Faith: Tragic History, Promising Present, Fragile Future (review)

pp. 192-194
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Hillel: If Not Now, When? (review)

pp. 194-197
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Stories of the Babylonian Talmud (review)

pp. 197-199
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In Scripture: The First Stories of Jewish Sexual Identities (review)

pp. 200-201
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Jewish Studies: A Theoretical Introduction (review)

pp. 201-204
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Lionel Trilling and Irving Howe and Other Stories of Literary Friendship (review)

pp. 204-206
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The White Negress: Literature, Minstrelsy, and the Black-Jewish Imaginary (review)

pp. 206-208
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Sephardic Jews in America: A Diasporic History (review)

pp. 208-210
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Book Notes

Book Notes

pp. 211-228
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