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Project Title Re-animating the Golem: created beings and the enigma of modern Jewish aesthetics
Program Postdoctoral Fellowships
Fiscal Year 2011
Competition Year 2011
Applicant Spiro, Miriam R.
Organization and Province Grantee, Other in Canada
Amount Received $43,000.00
Discipline Literature, Comparative
Area of Research Multiculturalism and ethnic studies
(at time of application)
no co-applicant
Keywords modern aesthetics; diaspora studies; minority writers and artists; Jewish culture; the Golem; folklore; antisemitism; post-war American literature; representation and the holocaust; art and identity formation; Yiddish literature