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Volume 26, Number 2, Winter 2008

Table of Contents

From: Shofar: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Jewish Studies

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Contributors to This Issue

pp. vii-viii | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0095


Bordering on Lehavdl: Michael Wex, Performing Yiddish, and a Discourse of Discomfort

pp. 1-12 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0084

A Dialogue Between Psychology and Religion in the Work of Moshe Halevi Spero, an Orthodox Jewish Psychoanalyst

pp. 13-41 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0072

Jackie Robinson, Jewish Icon

pp. 42-58 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0060

Rethinking “Sephardic”: Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur Observances among the Jews of Bombay

pp. 59-80 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0048

“My Place in Judaism”: Geography, Ethnicity, and Sexuality on Sarah Schulman’s Lower East Side

pp. 81-96 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0036

Heir Snares Eyre’s Mähr: Murderous Idea vs. Thieving Interpretation: Cynthia Ozick’s Literary Theory in Heir to the Glimmering World

pp. 97-108 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0099

The Trilling Files

pp. 109-127 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0106

Resources for Jewish Biography and Autobiography on the Internet

pp. 128-142 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0044

Review Essay

Marked and Unmarked Flesh: Jewish Identity, Gender, and Circumcision in Historical Perspective

pp. 143-148 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0056

Book Reviews

Philip Roth: New Perspectives on an American Author (review)

pp. 149-151 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0068

Mark Twain’s Jews (review)

pp. 151-154 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0080

Call It English: The Languages of Jewish American Literature (review)

pp. 154-155 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0091

Isaac B. Singer: A Life (review)

pp. 155-158 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0102

Uncertain Poetries: Selected Essays on Poets, Poetry, and Poetics (review)

pp. 158-161 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0039

Voices of the Diaspora: Jewish Women Writing in Contemporary Europe (review)

pp. 161-163 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0051

The Jezebel Letters: Religion and Politics in Ninth-Century Israel (review)

pp. 163-166 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0063

Solomon: Israel’s Ironic Icon of Human Achievement (review)

pp. 166-168 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0075

Stories of Heaven and Earth: Bible Heroes in Contemporary Children’s Literature (review)

pp. 168-170 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0086

Purity, Sacrifice, and the Temple: Symbolism and Supersessionism in the Study of Ancient Judaism (review)

pp. 170-173 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0097

Life after Death in Early Judaism: The Evidence of Josephus (review)

pp. 173-175 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0108

Transmitting Mishnah: The Shaping Influence of Oral Tradition (review)

pp. 175-178 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0046

Origins of the Other: Emmanuel Levinas Between Revelation and Ethics (review)

pp. 178-181 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0058

The Changing Face of Anti-Semitism: From Ancient Times to the Present Day (review)

pp. 181-183 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0070

Exile in Amsterdam: Saul Levi Morteira’s Sermons to a Congregation of “New Jews” (review)

pp. 183-185 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0082

Die Kehrseite der Emanzipation in Frankreich: Judenfeindschaft im Elsass 1778 bis 1848 (review)

pp. 185-187 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0093

Jüdische Wege ins Bürgertum: Kulturelles Kapital und sozialer Aufstieg im 19. Jahrhundert (review)

pp. 187-188 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0104

Weimar in Exile: The Antifascist Emigration in Europe and America (review)

pp. 189-191 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0042

Music in the Holocaust: Confronting Life in the Nazi Ghettos and Camps (review)

pp. 191-193 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0054

After Daybreak: The Liberation of Bergen-Belsen, 1945 (review)

pp. 193-195 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0066

The First and Final Nightmare of Sonia Reich: A Son’s Memoir (review)

pp. 195-197 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0078

A Church Divided: German Protestants Confront the Nazi Past (review)

pp. 197-199 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0089

Fear: Anti-Semitism in Poland after Auschwitz (review)

pp. 199-201 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0100

The Jews of the United States (review)

pp. 201-204 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0037

Dixie Diaspora: An Anthology of Southern Jewish History (review)

pp. 204-206 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0049

The Iron Cage: The Story of the Palestinian Struggle for Statehood (review)

pp. 206-208 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0061

Book Notes

Book Notes

pp. 209-229 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0073

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