Ilan Stavans

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Oy, Caramba!

An Anthology of Jewish Stories from Latin America

Edited by Ilan Stavans
University of New Mexico Press

First published in 1994 as Tropical Synagogues: Short Stories by Jewish-Latin American Writers, Ilan Stavans's classic anthology is expanded and updated in this new edition.

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Secrecy and Deceit

The Religion of the Crypto-Jews

By David M. Gitlitz; Introduction by Ilan Stavans
University of New Mexico Press
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Like a Bride and Like a Mother

By Rosa Nissán; Translated by Dick Gerdes; Introduction by Ilan Stavans
University of New Mexico Press
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The Book of Memories

By Ana María Shua; Translated by Dick Gerdes; Introduction by Ilan Stavans
University of New Mexico Press
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The Riddle of Cantinflas

Essays on Hispanic Popular Culture, Revised and Expanded Edition

University of New Mexico Press
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The Collected Stories of Moacyr Scliar

By Moacyr Scliar; Translated by Eloah F. Giacomelli; Introduction by Ilan Stavans
University of New Mexico Press
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Yiddish South of the Border

An Anthology of Latin American Yiddish Writing

Edited by Alan Astro; Introduction by Ilan Stavans
University of New Mexico Press

Alan Astro has compiled the first anthology of Latin American Yiddish writings translated into English. Included are works of fiction, poetry, and nonfiction from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Mexico, Uruguay, and Cuba, with one brief memoir by a Russian rabbi who arrived in San Antonio, Texas, in 1910.

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Casa Mañana

The Morrow Collection of Mexican Popular Arts

Edited by Susan Danly; Introduction by Ilan Stavans
University of New Mexico Press
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