Foreword Reviews

Oedipus in Brooklyn and Other Stories

Rights Contact
Robert Mandel <robert@mvpress.org>
Award(s)
2016 Foreword Reviews INDIES Book of the Year Award Finalist
Book Website
http://mvpress.org/index.php/gallery/23-jewish-american-fiction/163-oedipus-in-brooklyn-and-other-stories
Contributor(s)
Blume Lempel, Ellen Cassedy (translator), and Yermiyahu Ahron Taub (translator)
Publisher
Mandel Vilar Press
ISBN-13
978-1-942134-21-3
Publication Date
Nov 15, 2016
Pages
240
Price
$16.95
Tags
#translations
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Our Review
These stories deserve a cherished place in the canon of Jewish literature. Oedipus in Brooklyn gathers stories and personal essays from Blume Lempel, a Yiddish-speaking refugee who escaped the Holocaust in America but who never stopped writing about its impact upon her family and community.... Read More