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Lewis Fried

Lewis Fried is professor of American literature at Kent University. He was editor in chief of The Handbook of American-Jewish Literature and is currently editor of the American-Jewish literature section of the forthcoming Encyclopaedia Judaica.

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Helen Yglesias

At the age of 54, Helen Yglesias dedicated herself to becoming a writer. Her works focus on the lives and concerns of Jewish women in New York. Her most notable books include Sweetsir and The Girls.

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