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Books Books 1 - 9 of about 9 related to Making a Scene: The Contemporary Drama of Jewish-American Women.   

Cynthia Ozick's Comic Art: From Levity to Liturgy

Sarah Blacher Cohen - Religion - 1994
"Cohen has succeeded in showing a fusion of Ozick's writing as sacred and comic. Defining humor broadly, Cohen persuasively argues that levity and liturgy are natural ...
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Jewish Wry: Essays on Jewish Humor

Sarah Blacher Cohen - Humor - 1990 - 244 pages
Jewish Wry examines the development of Jewish humor in a series of essays on topics that range from Sholom Aleichem's humor to Jewish comediennes through to the humor of Philip ...
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Comic relief: humor in contemporary American literature

Sarah Blacher Cohen - Humor - 1978 - 339 pages
Essays consider the use of humor in modern American literature, and include studies of Black humor, regional humor, camp, and tall tales
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A Shayna Maidel

Barbara Lebow - Drama - 1988 - 83 pages
THE STORY: The setting of the play is the stylish Manhattan apartment of Rose Weiss, the time 1946. Although born in Poland, Rose, now in her twentie,s came to the United ...
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Isn't it Romantic

Wendy Wasserstein - Drama - 1985 - 64 pages
THE STORY: The play deals with the post-college careers (and dilemmas) of two former classmates, a short, slightly plump would-be writer named Janie Blumberg, and her tall ...
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The Heidi Chronicles

Wendy Wasserstein - Literary Criticism - 1990 - 81 pages
THE STORY: Comprised of a series of interrelated scenes, the play traces the coming of age of Heidi Holland, a successful art historian, as she tries to find her bearings in a ...
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