Orientalism and the Jews.

Waltham, Massachusetts: Brandeis University Press, 2005. First Edition. Hardbound. Octavo, blue cloth with silver lettering, xl, 285 pp., notes, contributors, index. Very Good. Item #88454
ISBN: 1584654104

Preface by the editors. Articles are "Jesus Did Not Wear a Turban: Orientalism, the Jews, and Christian Art," Kalmar. "Placing the Jews in Late Medieval English Literature," Suzanne Conklin Akbari, "The Use of the Jew in Colnial Discourse," Tudor Parfitt, "The'Kaifeng Jew' Hoax: Constructing the 'Chinese Jew,'" Zhou Xun, "Orientalism and the Jewish Historical Gaze," John M. Efron, "Tpo Pray Like a Dervish: Orientalist Discourse in Arnold Zweig's 'The Face of eurtopean Jewry,'" Noah Isenberg, "Rejecting Zion, Embracing the Orient: The Life and Death of Jacob Israel De Haan," Michael Berkowitz, "Between East and West: Zionist Revisionism as a Mediterranean Ideology," Eran Kaplan, "Orientalism and Jewish National Art: THe Case of Bezalel," Dalia Manor, "The Zionist Return to the West and the Mizrahi Jewish Perspective," Amnon Raz-Krakotzkin, "Broadcast Oreintalism: Representations of Mizrahi Jewry in Israeli Radio, 1948-1967," Penslar, "'We're Not Jews': Imagining Jewish History and Jewish Bodies in Contemporary Multicultural Literature," Sander L. Gilman.

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