Salome Of The Tenements

Author: Anzia Yezierska
Editor: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 9780252064357
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A love story of a working-class Salome and her highborn John the Baptist, the novel is based on the real-life story of Jewish immigrant Rose Pastor's fairytale romance with the millionaire socialist Graham Stokes.

The Tenement Saga

Author: Sanford Sternlicht
Editor: Terrace Books
ISBN: 0299204839
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Later she would receive fifteen thousand dollars for the film rights to her first novel, Salome of the Tenements. Yezierska soon realized that she could not write amid the glitter and sham of Hollywood and wisely returned to her New ...

The Salome Project

Author: Gail P. Streete
Editor: Wipf and Stock Publishers
ISBN: 1532618875
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The dance itself has echoes of Loïe Fuller's Salome dances, more fabric and concealment than flesh. ... THE RETURN OF THE “JEWESS”: ANZIA YEZIERSKA'S SALOME OF THE TENEMENTS In the same year (1923) that Nazimova released her silent ...

The Salome Ensemble

Author: Alan Robert Ginsberg
Editor: Syracuse University Press
ISBN: 0815653654
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See also Mendel, Sonya (fictional character); Salome of the Tenements (film) Goudal v. Cecil B. De Mille Pictures Corporation, 186–200, 206 Goudeket, Bertha, 162 Goudeket, Julie Henriette. See Goudal, Jetta Goudeket, Mauritis, ...

Salome S Modernity

Author: Petra Dierkes-Thrun
Editor: University of Michigan Press
ISBN: 0472036041
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Salome is “pictured as an inhuman fiend, with an insatiable passion for wickedness for its own sake” (“Salome: Gorgeously Mounted” 74). In the 1923 novel Salome of the Tenements (1923) by the Russian American and Jewish writer Anzia ...

American Jewish Fiction

Author: Josh Lambert
Editor: Jewish Publication Society
ISBN: 0827610025
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Salome. of. the. Tenements. By Anzia Yezierska BONI AND LIVERIGHT, 1923. 184 PAGES. ... The book's title refers to a New Testament character, but Yezierska is concerned less with the original Salomé and more with the turn-of-the-century ...

Love And Marriage Across Social Classes In American Cinema

Author: Stephen Sharot
Editor: Springer
ISBN: 3319417991
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Yezierska was appalled at the happy ending that the studio appended to her story.63 Yezierska wrote what she perceived as a happy ending to her novel Salome of the Tenements, but her happy ending was not in accord with Hollywood's ...

Haunted In The New World

Author: Donald Weber
Editor: Jewish Literature and Culture
ISBN: 9780253345790
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Female Spectacle

Author: Susan A. Glenn
Editor: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674037669
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With the publication in 1923 of Anzia Yezierska's arst novel, Salome of the Tenements (and its cinematic incarnation in 1925), the dancing femme fatale turned, like Brice's Sadie, into the immigrant daughter trying to establish her own ...

The Jewish Decadence

Author: Jonathan Freedman
Editor: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022658111X
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... 85 Salome of the Tenements (film), 110 Salome of the Tenements (Yezierska), 110 Samaritaine, La (Rostand), 99, 100 Samuels, Maurice, 188, 198, 268n19, 271n38 San Francisco Museum of Art, 245 Sanger, Margaret, 31–32 Sargent, ...

The Routledge Companion To Literature And Class

Author: Gloria McMillan
Editor: Routledge
ISBN: 1000413977
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Uniformly set on the Lower East Side, all three novels—Salome of the Tenements (1923), Bread Givers (1925), and Arrogant Beggar (1927)—rework the Cinderella plot central to working girls' labor culture along lines that resonate strongly ...

Transcending The New Woman

Author: Charlotte J. Rich
Editor: University of Missouri Press
ISBN: 0826266630
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Moreover, through the heroine's evolution from husband-stalking femme fatale, complicit with conventional gender ideologies, to self-actualized career woman, Salome of the Tenements epitomizes Yezierska's conflicted response to the New ...