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Jewish-American Playwrights Are Grappling With Identity Head On

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dc.contributor.author Siegel, Ed
dc.date.accessioned 2020-04-15T04:19:15Z
dc.date.available 2020-04-15T04:19:15Z
dc.date.issued 2020-01-02
dc.identifier.uri https://www.wbur.org/artery/2020/01/02/jewish-american-playwrights-identity-assimilation
dc.description.abstract The author discusses a shift in the way earlier Jewish playwrights treated their Judaism with the way contemporary Jewish playwrights do. He claims that the earlier playwrights were "more interested in joining the American melting pot than celebrating his Judaism." He contrasts this with contemporary Jewish playwrights, who are engaged in exploring "what it means to be a Jew in the 21st century." Click on the link to read the article. en_US
dc.description.sponsorship WBUR - Boston's NPR station en_US
dc.description.uri http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11976/575
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.publisher The ARTery - WBUR Radio en_US
dc.subject Communities and Organizations en_US
dc.subject Jewish Playwrights en_US
dc.subject United States en_US
dc.subject Theater, Movies and Television en_US
dc.subject Communities en_US
dc.title Jewish-American Playwrights Are Grappling With Identity Head On en_US
dc.type Article en_US
dc.type Web Page


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