Syracuse University Press
TwitterFacebookBlogSyracuse University Press You Tube ChannelHomeContactMediaAwardsGivingNewsletter

New Books Fall 2018 Spring 2018 Seasonal Catalog Archive Books by Subject Awards Course Adoption Exam Copies Desk Copies Books by Title Books by Author Author Guidelines Order Information Domestic Orders International Orders Sales Representatives Request Reprint Permissions Contact us Media About the Press Giving Joing mailing list

From Our Springtime
Literary Memoirs and Portraits of Yiddish New York

Reuben Iceland
Translated by Gerald Marcus

Cloth $29.95s    |    978-0-8156-3303-7    |    2012

"Marcus’s translation is a critical contribution to our appreciation of New York as a global, multilingual literary center in the first decades of the twentieth century, and of ways in which Yiddish writers contributed to the multicultural expansion of American letters."—Justin Cammy, Smith College

"Gerald Marcus has done us a great favor in his fine translation of Reuben Iceland, a most important figure in the American Yiddish literary world for decades."—Jules Chametzky, coeditor of Jewish American Literature: A Norton Anthology

  From Our Springtime

  Reuben Iceland (1884–1955) was a Yiddish poet and translator. He contributed to Shriftn, and to other anthologies of poetry and prose, and was the author of several poetry collections, including Fun Mayn Zumer. He translated works of German, English, and Chinese authors, most notably the prose and poetry of Heinrich Heine. Gerald Marcus is a painter and printmaker who grew up surrounded by Yiddish-speaking relatives and friends. He has been a student and an avid reader of Yiddish literature for over twenty years.

View other series books on Judaic Traditions in Literature, Music, and Art

6 x 9, 230 pages, 12 black-and-white illustrations, notes, glossary, index

Syracuse University Press
621 Skytop Road Suite 110 Syracuse NY 13244 phone 315-443-5534 fax 315-443-5545
Download our Latest Catalogs, PDFs
  Arrows Fall 2018 Arrows Middle East Studies
  Arrows Spring 2018 Arrows New York State
  Arrows Irish Studies Arrows Native American Studies
home   new books   books by subject   seasonal catalog archive   fall 2015 newsletter   awards   books in print   facebook   twitter   blog   exam copies   desk copies   author guidelines   domestic orders   international orders   sales reps   requesting reprint permissions   contact us   media   giving   resources   mailing list   about   sitemap
Copyright 1999-2018 Syracuse University Press. All rights reserved.                  site by customwebhelp