In Search of a Lost Ladino: Letter to Antonio Saura

In Search of a Lost Ladino Letter to Antonio Saura Literary Nonfiction Memoir Bilingual Edition Translated from the Ladino and introduced by Raphael Rubinstein This poignant and richly textured memoir was originally written in Judeo Spanish the langu

  • Title: In Search of a Lost Ladino: Letter to Antonio Saura
  • Author: Marcel Cohen
  • ISBN: 9789659012541
  • Page: 295
  • Format: Paperback
  • Literary Nonfiction Memoir Bilingual Edition Translated from the Ladino and introduced by Raphael Rubinstein This poignant and richly textured memoir was originally written in Judeo Spanish, the language of the Jews of the Ottoman Empire and of Marcel Cohen s own childhood it was later translated by the author himself into French The book which appears in this editiLiterary Nonfiction Memoir Bilingual Edition Translated from the Ladino and introduced by Raphael Rubinstein This poignant and richly textured memoir was originally written in Judeo Spanish, the language of the Jews of the Ottoman Empire and of Marcel Cohen s own childhood it was later translated by the author himself into French The book which appears in this edition both in English and the Ladino original is, writes Cohen, or less what my mind retains of the five centuries that my ancestors spent in Turkey A haunting journey into personal and collective memory, it is also a meditation on a dying language and in fact a dying way of life that of the Sephardic Jews of Salonica, Istanbul, and other points east IN SEARCH OF A LOST LADINO includes a thoughtful introductory essay, Three Degrees of Exile, by translator Raphael Rubinstein, as well series of ink drawings by the well known Spanish painter to whom Cohen addresses his letter.

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    1. Beautifully written letter, even though it was too short! It was a lovely little read, describing the essence of what it meant to him to be a Sephardic Jew. The Ladino and Turkish references tripped me up a little (although the glossary at the back helped with that), but nevertheless Sephardic literature is difficult to find in general and this was a wonderful little taste of Sephardic culture."They remember the first Zionists who found them digesting their Turkish delights, enjoying their kyef [...]


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