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Jewish portraits, Indian frames

Jael Miriam Silliman

Jewish portraits, Indian frames

women"s narratives from a diaspora of hope

by Jael Miriam Silliman

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Published by Seagull Books in Calcutta .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Silliman, Jael Miriam.,
  • Jews -- India -- Biography.,
  • Jewish women -- India -- Biography.,
  • India -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [189]-194) and index.

    StatementJael Silliman.
    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS135.I63 S55 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 198 p. :
    Number of Pages198
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19898237M
    ISBN 108170461987
    OCLC/WorldCa48811308

    Among her other books are Policing the National Body; Jewish Portraits, Indian Frames and Dangerous Intersections: Feminist Perspectives on Population, Environment, and Development. Her articles on development and gender issues are have been published worldwide in journals and media outlets including Time and the Huffington Post. Her other books include Policing the National Body: Race, Gender, and Criminalization, co-edited with Anannya Bhattacharjee, and Jewish Portraits, Indian Frames: Women''s Narratives from a Diaspora of Hope. She is from India and is an immigrant to the US/5(2).

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Get this from a library. Jewish portraits, Indian frames: women's narratives from a diaspora of hope. [Jael Miriam Silliman] -- "Jewish Portraits, Indian Frames offers a personal and social history of the author's great-grandmother, grandmother, and mother - Baghdadi Jews who lived most of. Jewish Portraits, Indian Frames offers a personal and social history of the author's foremothers -- Baghdadi Jews who lived most of their lives in the Jewish community in Calcutta.

Jael Silliman begins with a portrait of Farha, her maternal great-greandmother, who dwelled almost entirely within the Baghdadi Jewish community no matter where she.

Get this from a library. Jewish portraits, Indian frames: women's narratives from a diaspora of hope. [Jael Miriam Silliman] -- With reference to India. Jewish Portraits, Indian Frames: Women's Narratives from a Diaspora of Hope(Lebanon, University Press of New England,in arrangement with Seagull Books) The Man With Many Hats, The Teak Almirah, Milestone Books, Jael Silliman is an Associate Professor of Women's Studies at the University of Iowa and the author of the new book Jewish Portraits, Indian Frames: Women's Narratives from a Diaspora of Hope.

She is also the author of Jewish Portraits, Indian Frames: Women’s Narratives from A Diaspora of Hope, and co-editor of Dangerous Intersections: Feminist Perspectives on Population, Environment and Policing the National Body: Race, Gender and Criminalization.

Jewish Portraits, Indian Frames: Narratives from A Diaspora of Hope. Hanover and London: This fascinating account of four generations of Baghdadi women (the author’s family) in Calcutta is the most scholarly work available on the subject. Jael Silliman now resides in Calcutta, India. She is an independent consultant, serves on the Board of Breakthrough for Human Rights, and the Indian Holdeen Fund.

She is writing a book of short stories. Prior to returning to India, Jael served as the Program Officer for Women’s Rights & Gender Equity in the Human Rights Unit, Peace and Social.

It existed throughout the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries—and continues to exist, though now as an “imagined community,” as Jael Silliman calls it in her new book, Jewish Portraits, Indian Frames: Women ‘s Narratives from a Diaspora of Hope (Brandeis University Press/ University Press of New England).

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Novel explores Baghdadi Jews of Kolkata politics,” as Silliman wrote in her book "Jewish Portraits, Indian Frames: Women’s Narratives from a Diaspora of Hope" (), while working as a. Further reading. Elias Flower and Judith Cooper Elias: The Jews of Calcutta: Autobiography of a Community –, Calcutta Shalva Weil Ed: India's Jewish Heritage, Ritual, Art and Life Cycle, Marg Publishers, Mumbai; Jael Silliman: Jewish Portraits, Indian Frames: Women's Narratives from a Diaspora of Hope, Seagull, Calcutta; Brandeis,ISBN Relative Histories: Mediating History in Asian American Family Memoirs.

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Jael Silliman is an Associate Professor of Women's Studies at the University of Iowa and the author of the new book Jewish Portraits, Indian Frames: Women's Narratives from a Diaspora of Hope (Brandeis University Press, ).

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