List of Jewish American authors

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This is a list of notable Jewish American authors. See separate lists for playwrights and poets. For other notable Jewish Americans, see Lists of American Jews.

Jewish American authors[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Spoils of War" "New York Magazine" December 18, 1989 [1]
  2. ^ "Yiddish with Subtitles - A First on Television" "The Jewish Press" April 5, 1991 [2]
  3. ^ "other Jewish authors who may be of interest... Bettina Aptheker... Aimee Bender"
  4. ^ Mel Gussow and Charles McGrath, Saul Bellow, Who Breathed Life Into American Novel, Dies at 89, The New York Times April 6, 2005.
  5. ^ Cooper[3] "Plenty of Jewish authors will be in the mix, including... Bernard Cooper"
  6. ^ Intersections: E.L. Doctorow on Rhythm and Writing, June 28, 2004.
  7. ^ Love, Edmund (1988). Hanging on: or, How to get through a depression and enjoy life. Wayne State University Press. p. 258. ISBN 978-0-8143-1931-4. "I finished the book in 1941 and sent it off to Barthold Fles, a New York literary agent who had been recommended to me. Mr. Fles was a Jew and in March, 1941, Jews were pretty sensitive about heroic German naval officers. To say that Mr. Fles was insulted was the understatement of the year." 
  8. ^ Emma Goldman, Living, p. 24.
  9. ^ Loveday, Veronica. "Joseph Heller." Joseph Heller (9781429802864) (2005): 1–2. History Reference Center. EBSCO. Web. Dec 1, 2010
  10. ^ Look who's talking The Observer, 14 April 2002
  11. ^ Hitch-22, page 352.
  12. ^ Rodden, John and Goffman, Ethan (2010). "Chronology". Politics and the Intellectual: Conversations With Irving Howe. West Lafayette, IN: Purdue University Press. ISBN 9781557535511. Pg. xv.
  13. ^ "Jewish Women's Archive: Emma Lazarus". Retrieved 2008-01-10. 
  14. ^ Lebowitz[4] "Jewish figures such as... author Fran Lebowitz"
  15. ^ The Economist, Jan 13, 2007, p.42: "a triple outsider — working-class, Jewish and left-wing"
  16. ^ "Stay cold-blooded in the sun". Jewish Chronicle (London). Retrieved 2012-04-02. 
  17. ^ "CNN.com Video". CNN. Retrieved 2010-05-08. 
  18. ^ Articles about Cynthia Ozick, New York Times
  19. ^ Emma Brockes. "A life in writing: Cynthia Ozick", The Guardian, 2 July 2011
  20. ^ Jewish Chronicle, April 27, 2007 p.50: "The Jodi Picoult mystery"
  21. ^ Heller 2009, pp. 3–5; Britting 2004, pp. 2–3; Burns 2009, pp. 9
  22. ^ "Lea Bayers Rapp". Kensington Books. "As a Jewish daughter, wife, and mother, she has both yeshiva and secular backgrounds and writes from vast personal experience that includes constant joyous rounds of bar and bat mitzvahs, engagement parties, bridal showers, and weddings." 
  23. ^ U.S. Department of State, U.S. Life, "American Prose, 1945–1990: Realism and Experimentation"
  24. ^ Jewish American Writers, by Gerhard Falk
  25. ^ "J.D. Salinger". Jewishvirtuallibrary.org. January 1, 1919. Retrieved 2010-01-30. 
  26. ^ Shteyngart[5] "Russian Jewish Author Gary Shteyngart"
  27. ^ Carr 1992.
  28. ^ http://www.jewish-sci-tech-books.com/catalogue/general.htm
  29. ^ Lanham, Fritz. "Fiction Writer was a Cullen Distinguished Professor at UH", Houston Chronicle, January 24, 2007.
  30. ^ http://www.nationalreview.com/frum/frum031903.asp
  31. ^ Viorst[6] "Two Jewish children's authors have events of note going on this week. At Pepperdine's Smother's Theatre, see the staged musical adaptation of Judith Viorst's..."
  32. ^ "Elie Wiesel". Encyclopædia Britannica. Retrieved 17 May 2011.