TOC - Canadian Jewish Studies / Etudes Juives Canadiennes, Vol. 32: Special Issue: Canadian Holocaust Literature / Littérature canadienne sur l'Holocauste

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The editorial team of Canadian Jewish Studies / Études juives canadiennes is pleased to announce the online publication of Volume 32, guest edited by Ruth Panofsky and Golie Morgentaler. Canadian Jewish Studies / Études juives canadiennes is an interdisciplinary, peer-reviewed journal devoted to original scholarship that illuminates any and all aspects of the Canadian Jewish experience. Published annually since 1993 and bi-annually since 2019 by the Association for Canadian Jewish Studies / l’Association d’études juives canadiennes (ACJS/Aéjc), the electronic version of journal is free and accessible at  

Articles / Articles 

Ruth Panofsky, Goldie Morgentaler, Introduction: Canadian Holocaust Literature / Littérature canadienne sur l'Holocauste 

Norman Ravvin, “Were I not here to record it, there would be no trace”: Patrick Modiano’s Dora Bruder and Chava Rosenfarb’s “In the Boxcar” 

Jesse Toufexis, “Smoke Rising Day and Night”: Exploring Chava Rosenfarb’s Implicit Mysticism in "Edgia’s Revenge" 

Nathalie Dolbec, Description de la résistance, résistance par la description dans Eva et Ruda : récit à deux voix de survivants de l’Holocauste d’Eva et Rudolph Roden 

Catherine Khordoc, Comment ? Lamentations essayistiques chez Monique Bosco 

Lucas F.W. Wilson, Inherited Traumatic Threads: Postmemory and the Dis/function of Hand-Me-Downs in Bernice Eisenstein’s I Was a Child of Holocaust Survivors 

Sara Monahan, “His Notebook Grew Orchids and Weeds”: Language, Burial, and Recovery in Anne Michaels’s Fugitive Pieces 

Brenda Beckman-Long, Creating a Community of Witnesses: Acts of Reading in Anne Michaels’s Fugitive Pieces 

Joanna Krongold, History with Heart: Canadian Holocaust Literature for Young People 

Anne Quéma, Engendering Biopoetics of Testimony: Louise Dupré, Chus Pato, and Erín Moure 

Translation / Traduction 

Goldie Morgentaler, "Binele Gives Birth" Extract from Letters to Abrasha by Chava Rosenfarb 

Pierre Anctil,  Traduire du yiddish au français ou comment sans cesse frôler un précipice 


Pierre Anctil, Finding a Way into Canadian Jewish Studies: Reflections of a Francophone Interloper 

Book Reviews / Comptes rendus 

Ira Robinson, Review: Aaron W. Hughes, From Seminary to University: An Institutional History of the Study of Religion in Canada 

Howard Adelman, Review: Rhonda L. Hinther and Jim Mochoruk, eds. Civilian Internment in Canada: Histories and Legacies 

Alexandra Stankovich, Review: Schneur Zalman Newfield, Degrees of Separation: Identity Formation While Leaving Ultra-Orthodoxy 

Christopher L. Schilling, Review: Emily Sigalow, American JewBu: Jews, Buddhists, and Religious Change 

Joshua Harold, Review: Jill L. Grant, Alan Walks and Howard Ramos, eds. Changing Neighborhoods: Social and Spatial Polarization in Canadian Cities 

Eddie Paul, Review: Catalog of the Gerald K. Stone Collection of Judaica: A Bibliographical Resource for Canadian Jewish Studies