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Strangers in the Land

Blacks, Jews, Post-Holocaust America

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$31.00 • £24.95 • €28.00

ISBN 9780674030695

Publication Date: 02/28/2009

Academic Trade

672 pages

11 halftones

Belknap Press


  • List of Illustrations
  • Introduction
  • 1. America’s Jews
  • 2. The Black Nation Israel
  • 3. Black Skin, Yellow Star; or, Blues for Atticus Finch
  • 4. Exodus
    • I. A Negro-less World: William Melvin Kelley
    • II. The Wounding Past: Paule Marshall
  • 5. Black Power, Jewish Power
  • 6. Bernard Malamud’s Dark Ghetto
  • 7. Holocaust
    • I. Never Forgetting
    • II. Other People’s Nightmares
  • 8. Spooks
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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