Vernacular Voices–Now Available

Vernacular Voices: Language and Identity in Medieval French Jewish Communities

Kirsten A. Fudeman

240 pages | 6 x 9 | 8 illus.

Cloth 2010 | ISBN 978-0-8122-4250-8 | $59.95 | £39.00

A volume in the Jewish Culture and Contexts series

Vernacular VoicesApplying analytical strategies from linguistics, literature, and history, Kirsten Fudeman demonstrates that language played a central role in the formation, expression, and maintenance of medieval Jewish identity and that it brought Christians and Jews together even as it set them apart.

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