The Study of Early German-Jewish Autobiographies
Publication Date: January 2004
Series: AJS Perspectives: The Newsletter of the Association for Jewish Studies, Spring-Summer 2004, pp.8-9.
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: Literature; History; Acculturation; Judaic Studies
Coverage: Germany Germany
The author examines the content and form of German-Jewish autobiographies from the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, discussing how they parallel and/or subvert German literary models of autobiographical writing.