Carolina Israelite : how Harry Golden made us care about Jews, the South, and civil rights / Kimberly Marlowe Hartnett.

By: Hartnett, Kimberly MarloweMaterial type: TextTextPublisher: Chapel Hill, North Carolina : University of North Carolina Press, [2015]Edition: First editionDescription: 1 online resourceContent type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781469623214; 1469623218; 9781469621043; 1469621045Other title: 慃潲楬慮䤠牳敡楬整 Subject(s): Civil rights workers -- United States -- Biography | Jewish journalists -- United States -- BiographyGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Carolina Israelite.DDC classification: 818/.5409 | B LOC classification: PN4874.G535 | H37 2015Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Putting down roots in the goldeneh medina -- Heading South -- A new life and a new cause in Dixie -- Brown, flames, and fame -- Scandal and resurrection -- Ghosts and great men -- Grief, hope, and black power -- The real iron curtain -- Epilogue: Only in America.
Summary: "This first comprehensive biography of Jewish American writer and humorist Harry Golden (1902-1981), author of the 1958 national best-seller 'Only in America', illuminates a remarkable life intertwined with the rise of the civil rights movement, Jewish popular culture, and the sometimes precarious position of Jews in the South and across America during the 1950s"-- Provided by publisher.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Putting down roots in the goldeneh medina -- Heading South -- A new life and a new cause in Dixie -- Brown, flames, and fame -- Scandal and resurrection -- Ghosts and great men -- Grief, hope, and black power -- The real iron curtain -- Epilogue: Only in America.

"This first comprehensive biography of Jewish American writer and humorist Harry Golden (1902-1981), author of the 1958 national best-seller 'Only in America', illuminates a remarkable life intertwined with the rise of the civil rights movement, Jewish popular culture, and the sometimes precarious position of Jews in the South and across America during the 1950s"-- Provided by publisher.

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