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Beyond the Golden Door

Jewish American Drama and Jewish American Experience

  • Authors
  • Julius Novick

Part of the Palgrave Studies in Theatre and Performance History book series (PSTPH)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Julius Novick
    Pages 1-8
  3. Julius Novick
    Pages 9-24
  4. Julius Novick
    Pages 25-34
  5. Julius Novick
    Pages 35-45
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    Pages 61-70
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  11. Julius Novick
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  13. Julius Novick
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  14. Back Matter
    Pages 145-189

About this book

Introduction

Beyond the Golden Door is the first book devoted to showing how Jewish playwrights of the twentieth century have dramatized the Jewish encounter with America. Questions dealt within this study include - How do you balance old world heritage with new world opportunity? What does it mean to be a Jew - or to be an American, for that matter?

Keywords

20th century America Arthur Miller bibliography drama experience German Judaism knowledge music musicals New York play twentieth century

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