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Title The scroll and the cross : 1,000 years of Jewish-Hispanic literature / edited by Ilan Stavans.
Published New York, N.Y. : London : Routledge, 2003.
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 Floor4  PQ6048.J4 S27 2003    IN LIBRARY
  
Description x, 329 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents "Short prayer in time of battle" [poem] / Samuel Hanagid ; translated from the Hebrew -- Fragments of "Night storm" [poem] / Solomon ben Gabirol ; translated from the Hebrew -- "The two sons" [poem] / Moisés ben Ezra ; translated from the Hebrew -- "My heart is in the East [poem] / Yehuda Halevi ; translated from the Hebrew -- "Jerusalem" / Benjamin of Tudela ; translated from the Hebrew -- "On books and on writing" / Yehuda ben Tibbon ; translated from the Hebrew -- Fragment of Epistle to the Jews of Morocco / Maimonides ; translated from the Hebrew -- Fragment of the Guide of the perplexed / Maimonides ; translated from the Latin -- "The Jews of Toledo" [poem] / Gonzalo de Berceo ; translated from the Hebrew -- Fragment of Disputation of Barcelona / Nahmanides ; translated from the German -- "Concerning the Jews : las siete partidas" / Alfonso X the Wise ; translated from the Spanish -- Fragment of The Zohar / Moisés de León ; translated from the Hebrew -- Edict of 1492 / Kings Ferdinand and Isabella ; translated from the Spanish -- "Serene night" [poem] / Luis de León ; translated from the Spanish -- "Autobiographical essay" / Luis de Carvajal the Younger ; translated from the Spanish -- "To a nose" [poem] / Francisco de Quevedo y Villegas ; translated from the Spanish -- "One well-founded faith" [poem] / Miguel Leví de Barrios ; translated from the Spanish -- "Canción del sefardita" [poem] / Miguel de Unamuno ; translated from the Spanish -- "Israel" [poem] / Rubén Darío ; translated from the Spanish -- "A Jewish gaucho" / Alberto Gerchunoff ; translated from the Spanish -- "The Spanish Jews" / Américo Castro ; translated from the Spanish -- "The good harvest" / Samuel Eichelbaum ; translated from the Spanish -- "Jewish cemetery" [poem] / Federico García Lorca ; translated from the Spanish -- "The secret miracle" / Jorge Luis Borges ; translated from the Spanish -- "Jesús" / Pinkhes Berniker ; translated from the Yiddish -- "Press clippings" / Julio Cortázar ; translated from the Spanish -- Fragment of Prisoner without a name / Jacobo Timerman ; translated from the Spanish -- Fragment of Man of ashes / Salomón Isacovici ; translated from the Spanish -- "Thoughts on Latin America" / Marshall T. Meyer -- Fragment of The storyteller / Mario Vargas Llosa ; translated from the Spanish -- Fragment of The merchant of Tudela / Angelina Muníz-Huberman ; translated from the Spanish -- Fragment of Like a bride / Rosa Nissán ; translated from the Spanish -- "Recollections of a criolla Zionist" / Alicia Freilich ; translated from the Spanish -- "Sepharad, 1492" [poem] / Homero Aridjis ; translated from the Spanish -- Fragment of Heading south, looking north / Ariel Dorfman -- "The Jew's imprecise sonnet" [poem] / Isaac Goldemberg ; translated from the Spanish -- "At the U.S. Holocaust Museum, Washington, D.C." [poem] / Tino Villanueva -- "Résumé raisonné" / Alcina Lubitch Domecq ; translated from the Spanish -- Fragment of "Dear Anne Frank" [poem] / Marjorie Agosín ; translated from the Spanish -- "The Hebrew cemetery of Guabanacoa" [poem] / Ruth Behar -- Fragment of On borrowed words / Ilan Stavans.
Subject Hispanic Americans -- Relations with Jews.
Spaniards -- Relations with Jews.
Spanish literature -- Jewish authors.
Spanish American literature -- Jewish authors.
Jews -- Migrations.
Jews -- Persecutions -- Spain.
Jews -- Spain -- History -- Expulsion, 1492.
Jews -- United States.
Jews -- Public opinion.
Sephardim.
Related Names Stavans, Ilan.
ISBN 0415929318 (PBK.) £18.99
041592930X
OCLC number 51271917