The struggle for understanding : Elie Wiesel's literary works

Format: Print Book 2019
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor - Non-fiction PQ2683.I32 Z886 2019
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor - Non-fiction
 
Call Number  PQ2683.I32 Z886 2019
 
 
Summary
An in-depth look at Elie Wiesel's writings, from his earliest works to his final novels.

Contents
Between fiction and reality: Elie Wiesel's memoirs / Menachem Keren-Kratz
The death of humanity and the need for a glory culture : the existential project of Elie Wiesel / Yakir Englander
The role of the four prophet figures in Night / Mary Catherine Mueller
Embracing madness : Elie Wiesel's madmen and their role in his works / Jennifer Murray
The bystander in Elie Wiesel's The town beyond the wall / Christin Zühlke
Enduring anti-Semitic Christian scripts in Elie Wiesel's The gates of the forest / Lucas Wilson
Stories untold : theology, language and the Hasidic spirit in Elie Wiesel's The gates of the forest / Ariel Evan Mayse
Testifying, writing, and putting God in the dock : Elie Wiesel and the crisis of traditional theodicy / Federico Dal Bo
The importance of memory : Jewish mysticism and preserving history in Elie Wiesel's The forgotten / Eric J. Sterling
Transcultural networks of Holocaust memories in Elie Wiesel's The time of the uprooted / Dana Mihailescu
Wiesel's political vision in Dawn, The testament, and Hostage / Rosemary Horowitz
Allegories of the Holocaust in Elie Wiesel's late fiction : The forgotten, The Sonderberg case and Hostage / Sue Vice.

Additional Information
Series SUNY series in contemporary Jewish literature and culture.
Subjects Wiesel, Elie, -- 1928-2016 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Publisher Albany :2019
Contributors Nesfield, Victoria, 1984- editor.
Smith, Philip, 1983- editor.
Language English
Description xxv, 290 pages ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 9781438475455
1438475454
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