Remembering Home and Exile: Memoirs by Jews of Muslim Lands

By Alanna Cooper

Association for Jewish Studies (AJS), Spring 2007

In order to discuss the experience of Jews in Muslim lands as illustrated by the genre of memoir, the author discusses three books: "Journey From the Land of No" by Roya Hakakian; "Out of Egypt" by Andre Aciman; and "Pillar of Salt" by Albert Memmi.

Topic: Literature, History, Antisemitism, Judaic Studies, Jewish Studies

Name of Publication: AJS Perspectives: The Magazine of the Association for Jewish Studies

Volume/Issue: Spring 2007

Page Number(s): 26-28

Preview: Download

It appears you do not have a PDF plugin installed for this browser. To be able to preview the PDF, please install a PDF reader such as Adobe Reader.


Genre: Report

Language: English

Copyright Information: Download for personal use, freely distribute link

Bibliographic Information:
Cooper, Alanna. Remembering Home and Exile: Memoirs by Jews of Muslim Lands. AJS Perspectives: The Magazine of the Association for Jewish Studies. Association for Jewish Studies (AJS). Spring 2007: 26-28. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=2654


Actions

» View Publication
(PDF, 603 Kb)

Bookmark and Share