Volume 22, Number 3, Spring 2004

Table of Contents

From: Shofar: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Jewish Studies

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Special Issue: Unfinalized Moments in Jewish American Narrative

Contributors to This Issue

pp. vi-vii
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Articles

Unfinalized Moments in Jewish American Narrative

pp. 1-11
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The Covenant Unraveling: The Pathos of Cultural Loss in Allegra Goodman's Fiction

pp. 12-25
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Land, Legacy, and Return: Negotiating a Post-Assimilationist Stance in Allegra Goodman's Kaaterskill Falls

pp. 26-42
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The Ethics of After: Melvin Jules Bukiet, Holocaust Fiction, and the Reemergence of an Ethical Sense in the Post-Holocaust World

pp. 43-55
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The Escapist: Fantasy, Folklore, and the Pleasures of the Comic Book in Recent Jewish American Holocaust Fiction

pp. 56-71
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"Hardly There Even When She Wasn't Lost": Orthodox Daughters and the "Mind-Body Problem" in Contemporary Jewish American Fiction

pp. 72-94
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"Were It Not for the Yetzer Hara" : Eating, Knowledge, and the Physical in Jonathan Rosen's Eve's Apple

pp. 95-103
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Putting the "Jewish" Back in "Jewish American Fiction": A Look at Jewish American Fiction from 1977 to 2002 and an Allegorical Reading of Nathan Englander's "The Gilgul of Park Avenue"

pp. 104-120
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Contemporary Jewish American Narrative: A Selected Bibliography

pp. 121-130
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Book Reviews

Children of Abraham: An Introduction to Judaism for Muslims, and: Children of Abraham: An Introduction to Islam for Jews (review)

pp. 131-135
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Judaism in Practice from the Middle Ages through the Early Modern Period (review)

pp. 136-137
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Judaism, Mathematics, and the Hebrew Calendar (review)

pp. 138-140
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Jews and Medicine: An Epic Saga (review)

pp. 140-143
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Die Maske des Moses: Studien zur judischen Hermeneutik (review)

pp. 143-145
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The Construction of Shame in the Hebrew Bible: The Prophetic Contribution (review)

pp. 145-146
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The Book of Psalms Through the Lens of Intertextuality (review)

pp. 147-149
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Anti-Judaism and the Fourth Gospel (review)

pp. 150-152
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A Marginal Jew: Rethinking the Historical Jesus. Volume Three--Companions and Competitors (review)

pp. 152-153
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The Studia Philonica Annual, Volume 13: In the Spirit of Faith: Studies in Philo and Early Christianity in Honor of David Hay (review)

pp. 154-155
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Sacrificing Truth: Archaeology and the Myth of Masada (review)

pp. 156-157
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A Conspiracy of Decency: The Rescue of the Danish Jews During World War II (review)

pp. 158-160
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Beschweigen und Bekennen: Die deutsche Nachkriegsgesellschaft und der Holocaust (review)

pp. 160-162
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La Renaissance culturelle juive: Europe centrale et orientale 1897-1930 (review)

pp. 162-164
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Juden, Burger, Deutsche: Zur Geschichte von Vielfalt und Differenz, 1800-1933 (review)

pp. 164-166
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Ankommen in Deutschland: Einwanderungspolitik als biografische Erfahrungen im Migrationsprozes russischer Juden (review)

pp. 166-167
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Claude Montefiore: His Life and Thought (review)

pp. 167-169
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Esther's Children: A Portrait of Iranian Jews (review)

pp. 169-170
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"A Land Flowing with Milk and Honey": Visions of Israel from Biblical to Modern Times (review)

pp. 171-173
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The Postzionism Debates: Knowledge and Power in Israeli Culture (review)

pp. 173-176
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Executive Governance in Israel (review)

pp. 176-177
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Reproducing Jews: A Cultural Account of Assisted Conception in Israel (review)

p. 178
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The Book of Tahkemoni: Jewish Tales from Medieval Spain (review)

pp. 179-180
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The Magic Worlds of Bernard Malamud (review)

pp. 180-182
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Contemporary Jewish American Writers and the Multicultural Dilemma: Return of the Exiled (review)

pp. 182-184
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And the Sea Is Never Full: Memoirs, 1969 (review)

pp. 184-186
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Book Notes

Book Notes

pp. 187-205
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Articles Noted

Articles Noted

pp. 206-214
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Books Received