Agnon's Ironic Spinning Top

By Michal Govrin

Josh Rolnick, The Sh'ma Institute, December 2009

Govrin takes us on a journey through a passage of Agnon's Only Yesterday, tracing past and present, fiction and fact. Govrin eventually reads Agnonâ??s passage as a delicate and ironic anti-zealous and multi-vocal message.

Topic: Literature, Morality, History, Ethics, Pluralism, Publications

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: 40/664

Page Number(s): 11-12

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Genre: Article

Coverage: Israel

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Govrin, Michal. Agnon's Ironic Spinning Top. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Josh Rolnick, The Sh'ma Institute. December 2009: 11-12.


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