British Romanticism and the Jews
History, Culture, Literature
Edited by Dr Sheila A. Spector
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British Romanticism and the Jews by Dr Sheila A. Spector
Book DescriptionBritish Romanticism and the Jews explores the mutual influences exerted by the British-Christian and British-Jewish communities on each other during the period between the Enlightenment and Victorianism. The essays in the volume demonstrate how the texts produced by the Jewish Enlightenment provided a significant resource for romantic intellectual revisionism, in much the same way that British romanticism provided the cultural basis through which the British-Jewish community was able to negotiate between the competing obligations to ethnicity and nationalism.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780230602519
(216mm x 140mm x 18mm)
Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Publish Date: 21-Aug-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Dr Sheila A. Spector
Romanticism/Judaica, Hardback (February 2011)
Features twelve essays that explore the four major cultural strands that have converged from the French Revolution onwards. This volume concludes with Criticism and Reflection: a revaluation of earlier scholarship on Anglo-Jewish literature, and the establishment of Harold Fisch's covenantal hermeneutics as a model for reading Keats.
Jews and British Romanticism, Hardback (March 2005)» View all books by Dr Sheila A. Spector
"Jews and British Romanticism" explores significant political and religious influences exerted by the British and Jewish communities on each other in relation to their respective "enlightenments," between 1753 and 1858
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Author Biography - Dr Sheila A. Spector
SHEILA A. SPECTOR has devoted her scholarly career to studying the intersection between British Literature and Judaica, since receiving the MA in Comparative Literature, and the PH.D. in British Literature, both from the University of Maryland. In addition to numerous articles, she has published Jewish Mysticism: An Annotated Bibliography of the Kabbalah in English (Garland, 1984), the only comprehensive, book-length bibliography of English-language materials dealing with Kabbalism. She served as consultant for the film William Blake, part of the film series, Pioneers of the Spirit, produced by Trinity Television in 1998, and she published a two- volume study of Blake as a Kabbalist: Glorious incomprehensible: The Development of Blake's Kabbalistic Language, and Wonders Divine: The Development of Blake's Kabbalistic Myth, both published by Bucknell University Press (2001).
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