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Author Kaufman, David E
Title Jewhooing the Sixties : American Celebrity and Jewish Identity-Sandy Koufax, Lenny Bruce, Bob Dylan, and Barbra Streisand
Imprint Lebanon : Brandeis University Press, 2012
©2012
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Series Brandeis Series in American Jewish History, Culture, and Life
Brandeis Series in American Jewish History, Culture, and Life
Note Intro -- Title Page -- Dedication -- Contents -- Preface -- 1 | Introduction: Jews, Celebrity, and the Early 1960s -- 2 | Sandy Koufax: Super Jew -- 3 | Lenny Bruce: Dirty Jew -- 4 | Bob Dylan: Wandering Jew -- 5 | Barbara Streisand: Hollywood Jew -- 6 | Epilogue: Jewhooing into the Twenty-first Century -- Notes -- Index
A lively look at four major Jewish celebrities of early 1960s America, who together made their mark on both American culture and Jewish identity
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Kaufman, David E. Jewhooing the Sixties : American Celebrity and Jewish Identity—Sandy Koufax, Lenny Bruce, Bob Dylan, and Barbra Streisand Lebanon : Brandeis University Press,c2012 9781611683134
Subject Jews in the performing arts -- United States.;Jewish athletes -- United States.;Jewish entertainers -- United States.;Jews in popular culture -- United States.;Popular culture -- United States -- History -- 20th century.;Nineteen sixties
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