Hardcover: 360 pages
Publisher: University of Texas Press (July 18, 2017)
Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.9 x 9 inches
Amazon Rank: 4325341
Format: PDF Text djvu ebook
From immigrant ghetto love stories such as The Cohens and the Kellys (1926), through romantic comedies including Meet the Parents (2000) and Knocked Up (2007), to television series such as Transparent (2014–), Jewish-Christian couplings have been a staple of popular culture for over a century. In these pairings, Joshua Louis Moss argues, the unruly screen Jew is the privileged representative of progressivism, secular modernism, and the cosmopolit...