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By Benjamin Harshav, Barbara Harshav

ISBN-10: 0520048423

ISBN-13: 9780520048423

Offers info at the Yiddish language and literature, describes poetic types, and gathers poems in Yiddish and English via seven of the simplest Jewish American poets.

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Bloom, Lynn Z. ” In Inscribing the Daily. Critical Essays on Women’s Diaries. Ed. Suzanne L. Bun kers and Cynthia A. Huff. Amherst: University of Massachusetts P, 1996. 23 37. Dexter, Emma. ” In Frida Kahlo. Ed. Emma Dexter and Tanya Barson. London: Tate Publishing, 2005. 11 29. Dexter, Emma and Tanya Barson, eds. Frida Kahlo. London: Tate Publishing, 2005. Eakin, Paul John. ” In True Relations. Essays on Autobiography and the Postmodern. Ed. G. Thomas Couser and Joseph Fichtelberg. Westport, Connecticut and London: Greenwood Press, 1998.

Similarly, the intimate nature of Kahlo’s diary and its presumed truth value are called into question when, shortly before her death, she indicates 1910 the year of the Mexican revolution as the year of her birth, instead of 1907 (Kahlo 151). In her diary, as in her self portraits, she constructs a persona. In this essay, I argue that Kahlo’s autobiographical 48 Adriana Dragomir identity comes to life only when these distinct media of self expression are read in conjunction with each other, as complementary parts of a narrative that unfolds chronologically from the first self portraits painted by the artist to the last entries in her diary, and can be reconstructed in spite of semiotic heterogeneity and temporal disruptions through a word and image analysis.

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