Fiedler, Leslie A.

   American writer and critic. He was born in Newark, New Jersey. He taught at the University of Montana and the State University of New York at Buffalo. Jewish themes have played an increasing role in his later work. His writings include Image of the Jew in American Fiction and The Jew in the American Novel.

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  • Fiedler, Leslie A. — ▪ American literary critic in full  Leslie Aaron Fiedler   born March 8, 1917, Newark, New Jersey, U.S. died January 29, 2003, Buffalo, New York       American literary critic who applied psychological (chiefly Freudian) and social theories to… …   Universalium

  • FIEDLER, LESLIE AARON — (1917–2003), U.S. author and critic. Born in Newark, New Jersey, Fiedler taught at the University of Montana (1941–64) and, from 1965, was professor of English at the State University of New York at Buffalo. He wrote books of short stories, such… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Fiedler, Leslie Aaron — ▪ 2004       American literary critic (b. March 8, 1917, Newark, N.J. d. Jan. 29, 2003, Buffalo, N.Y.), wrote the influential book Love and Death in the American Novel (1960), which examined underlying themes of race and sex in classic American… …   Universalium

  • Leslie Fiedler — Leslie Aaron Fiedler (March 8, 1917 ndash; January 29, 2003) was an American literary critic, known for his interest in mythography and his championing of genre fiction. His work also involves application of psychological theories to American… …   Wikipedia

  • Leslie Fiedler — (* 8. März 1917 in Newark, New Jersey; † 29. Januar 2003 in Buffalo, New York) war ein amerikanischer Literaturwissenschaftler und kritiker. Er ist für seine Beiträge zur Genre Theorie und zur jüdisch amerikanischen Literatur bekannt und gilt als …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Fiedler — ist ein Familienname. Als Beruf oder Hobby ausgeübt, steht die Bezeichnung für jemanden, der (die) Fiedel spielt. Bekannte Namensträger Inhaltsverzeichnis A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Fiedler — (German for fiddler ) refers to:*Adolf Gottlieb Fiedler, industrial investor beginning 19th century in Saxony, Germany and Opatówek, Poland *Arkady Fiedler (1894 1985), Polish writer *Arthur Fiedler (1894 1979), American conductor *Bea Fiedler… …   Wikipedia

  • Fiedler — Geigenspieler; Violinenspieler; Violinist; Violinspieler; Geiger * * * Fied|ler 〈m. 3; völkstüml. od. abwertend〉 Geiger [→ Fiedel] * * * Fied|ler, der; s, [mhd. videlære, zu: videl( …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Liste der Biografien/Fi — Biografien: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • J. F. Cooper — James Fenimore Cooper (* 15. September 1789 in Burlington, New Jersey als James Cooper; † 14. September 1851 in Cooperstown, New York) war ein amerikanischer Schriftsteller der Romantik …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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