restricted access   Issue 7, Number 2, July 2014

Table of Contents



p. i

Shimon Adaf and the Peripheral Novel

pp. 1-13

Cabaret Identity: How Best to Play a Jew or Pass as a Gentile in Wartime Poland

pp. 15-33

Hebraizing the Arab-Israeli: Language and Identity in Ayman Sikseck’s To Jaffa and Sayed Kashua’s Second Person Singular

pp. 35-58

Review Essay

Tarnishing Tinseltown: Hollywood’s Responses to Nazi Germany

pp. 59-78


Jews and Words by Amos Oz, Fania Oz-Salzberger (review)

pp. 79-81

In History’s Grip: Philip Roth’s Newark Trilogy by Michael Kimmage (review)

pp. 82-84

Collect and Record! Jewish Holocaust Documentation in Early Postwar Europe by Laura Jockusch (review)

pp. 84-86

Superman is Jewish?: How Comic Book Superheroes Came to Serve Truth, Justice, and the Jewish-American Way by Harry Brod (review)

pp. 86-88

The Jewish Origins of Cultural Pluralism: The Menorah Association and American Diversity by Daniel Greene (review)

pp. 88-90

Messianism, Secrecy, and Mysticism: A New Interpretation of Early American Jewish Life by Laura Arnold Leibman (review)

pp. 91-92

The Jews of Beirut: The Rise of a Levantine Community, 1860s–1930s by Tomer Levi (review)

pp. 92-94

Out of Chaos: Hidden Children Remember the Holocaust ed. by Elaine Saphier Fox (review)

pp. 94-96