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Goodbye, evil eye : stories

Author: Gloria DeVidas Kirchheimer
Publisher: New York : Holmes & Meier, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of stories about Sephardic Jews in New York City and their struggles with modern life.
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Genre/Form: Jewish fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Kirchheimer, Gloria DeVidas.
Goodbye, evil eye.
New York : Holmes & Meier, 2000
(OCoLC)988863184
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gloria DeVidas Kirchheimer
ISBN: 0841914044 9780841914049
OCLC Number: 43317900
Description: xvii, 150 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Food of love --
Traffic manager --
Feast of lights --
Rafi --
A skirmish in the desert --
Changelings --
Silver screen --
Goodbye, evil eye --
Arbitration --
The voyager --
A case of dementia.
Responsibility: Gloria DeVidas Kirchheimer.

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A collection of stories that revolve around the tensions between Sephardic Jews and US urban life. These stories address the particular experiences of women, immigrants, and Jews in a pluralistic  Read more...
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Not my cup of tea

by booksonthebeach (WorldCat user published 2009-05-23) Fair Permalink

I picked this book up because of the title.  I'd just returned from Egypt, where the Evil Eye is still a strong concept.  Turns out that this book isn't really about evil eye stories so much as it is a book of...short vignettes?  I am not sure how to classify it, really.  The book...
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