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Schtick

"these Are the Poems, People"
Coval, Kevin (Book - 2013 )
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"Schtick is a tale of Jewish assimilation and its discontents: a sweeping exposition on Jewish American culture in all its bawdy, contradictory, inventive glory. Exploring--in his own family and in culture and politics at large--how Jews have shed their minority status in the United States, poet Kevin Coval shows us a people's transformation out of diaspora, landing on both sides of the color line"--Page [4] of cover.
Authors: Coval, Kevin
Uniform Title: Poems. Selections
Title: Schtick
"these are the poems, people"
Publisher: Chicago, Illinois :, Haymarket Books,, 2013.
Characteristics: 217 pages ;,22 cm
Content Type: text
Media Type: unmediated
Carrier Type: volume
Notes: Poems.
Contents: Schtick: an arse poetica
Aleph
The family business
Assimilation & its dis/contents
An American parody: in parts
Shiksas
Schtick
Tuesdays with Mel Gibson
The secret relationship between blacks & Jews
All the pharoahs must fall
Post-schtick.
Summary: "Schtick is a tale of Jewish assimilation and its discontents: a sweeping exposition on Jewish American culture in all its bawdy, contradictory, inventive glory. Exploring--in his own family and in culture and politics at large--how Jews have shed their minority status in the United States, poet Kevin Coval shows us a people's transformation out of diaspora, landing on both sides of the color line"--Page [4] of cover.
ISBN: 9781608462704
1608462706
Statement of Responsibility: Kevin Coval
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references.
Subject Headings: Jews United States Poetry.
Topical Term: Jews
LCCN: 2013006347
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