Translingualism Today: A Review of Naomi Brenner’s Lingering Bilingualism
Shachar Pinsker and Yaakov Herskovitz
Review of On The Landing: Stories by Yenta Mash translated by Ellen Cassedy
Review of Seeds in the Desert by Mendel Mann, translated and with an introduction by Heather Valencia
These stories take place in Israeli cities, towns, and villages, in the post-war Soviet Union, and in Poland of the interwar period. However, it is often very difficult to tell where the stories actually take place, because they express an experience of dislocation and total disorientation.
May 20, 2020