Jacqueline Shohet Kahanoff: il Levante in traduzione

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Carlino, T. (2022). Jacqueline Shohet Kahanoff: il Levante in traduzione. Dialogoi. Rivista Di Studi Comparatistici, (9). Recuperato da https://mimesisjournals.com/ojs/index.php/dialogoi/article/view/2022


This essay aims to introduce to the italian audience the biografic and literary profile of Jacqueline Shohet Kahanoff (1917-1979), an Israeli writer born in Cairo. The essay also includes the Italian translation of Tarbut nefel (“A Stillborn Culture”), a Kahanoff’s short writing published in 1975. In this text, the author recalls with clarity her childhood’s environment and the Jewish-Egyptian community’s cultural dynamics.