Entering the Heart of a Language

By Julian Levinson

Josh Rolnick, The Sh'ma Institute, November 2010

The author discusses the sound of languages heard by listeners who do not understand them, including the Hebrew for many Jews. He explores the use of these themes in Henry Roth's 1934 novel Call It Sleep.

Topic: Literature, Language, Culture, Hebrew, Publications, Yiddish

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: Vol.41/No.674

Page Number(s): 2-3

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Genre: Article

Coverage: Israel , United States

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Levinson, Julian. Entering the Heart of a Language. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Josh Rolnick, The Sh'ma Institute. November 2010: 2-3. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=7592


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