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Self as Nation
Contemporary Hebrew Autobiography
Tamar S. Hess

Brandeis University Press


• Acknowledgments
• Introduction: Hebrew Autobiography—Nation, Relation, and Narration
• “To Be a Jew among Jews”: The Reluctant Israeli Native in Yoram Kaniuk
• “I Have a Pain in My Mother”: Natan Zach and Haim Be’er
• Languages of Immigration: Shimon Ballas and Aharon Appelfeld
• Gendered Margins: Narrative Strategies, Embodied Selves, and Subversion in Women’s Autobiography
• Conclusion: Prophets and Hedgehogs
• Notes
• Credits
• Index

Fri, 2 Mar 2018 15:00:25 -0500