Dan Miron

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Dan Miron (Hebrew: דן מירון‎, born 1934) is an Israeli literary critic and author. Miron is a Professor emeritus at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. He is currently the Leonard Kaye Professor of Hebrew and Department of Middle Eastern, South Asian, and African Studies (MESAAS) at Columbia University.[1]

Awards and critical acclaim[edit]

The Jewish Daily Forward called Miron "the doyen of Israeli literary criticism." [4]

Published works[edit]

  • From Continuity to Contiguity: Toward a New Jewish Literary Thinking (2010)
  • The Image of the Shtetl, Syracuse UP (2000)
  • A Traveler Disguised: The Rise of Modern Yiddish Fiction in the Nineteenth Century (1973)
  • From the Worm a Butterfly Emerges[5]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1]
  2. ^ "List of Bialik Prize recipients 1933-2004 (in Hebrew), Tel Aviv Municipality website". 
  3. ^ "Israel Prize Official Site - Recipients in 1993 (in Hebrew)". 
  4. ^ "Music From Her Own Mind; Poetry ," By Isaac Meyers, Jewish Daily Forward, Wed. Sep 19, 2007 [2]
  5. ^ [3]

Further reading[edit]

Amos Goren, Kingdom of Jews, an article about Ven Yash iz gekumen [“When Yash Arrived”], Jacob Glatstein, from Yiddish: Dan Miron, Am Oved Sifriya La'am,"Eretz Acheret" Magazine