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Zelda Popkin : the life and times of an American Jewish woman writer  Cover Image Book Book

Zelda Popkin : the life and times of an American Jewish woman writer / Jeremy D. Popkin.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781538168431
  • ISBN: 153816843X
  • Physical Description: xx, 277 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2023]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction: legends of Zelda -- An American Jewish childhood -- Zelda Popkin: modern American woman -- Politics, murder, and war: a career in popular culture -- Facing personal loss and Jewish catastrophe -- Zelda Popkin and the women of Israel -- Left behind in the Golden Age -- "Yes, there is a second chance".
Summary, etc.:
"This book is about Zelda Popkin who lived and wrote through all the great changes of American Jewish women's lives in the 20th century: the reaction against religious tradition, women's emancipation, struggles against antisemitism, the impact of the Holocaust and the creation of Israel, and the upsurge of Jewish identity in the 1960s"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Popkin, Zelda, 1898-1983.
Jews > United States > Biography.
Authors, American > 20th century > History and criticism.
Women authors, American > 20th century > History and criticism.
Genre: Biographies.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hall Memorial Library - Ellington.

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Hall Memorial Library - Ellington 813.52 POPKIN (Text) 34037150819813 Adult New Nonfiction Available -


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