Proceedings 02

American Cultures: Assimilation and Multiculturalism

Editor: Elzbieta Oleksy

  • Contents
  • Elzbieta H. Oleksy – Preface
  • Thomas S. Gladsky – I’m a 100% American and Don’t You Forget It: Stuart Dybek, Sarah Paretsky, and the New Ethnicity
  • Irmina Wawrzyczek – Cultural Conditioning of Assimilation in Early Colonial America
  • Zbigniew Mazur – The Practice of Ethnic Relations in Early Colonial Virginia: From Assimilation to Segregation
  • Gloria Russo – Boston’s North End: A Historical Study of Assimilation and Multiculturalism in an Urban Neighborhood
  • Andrzej Kopcewicz – Paul Auster’s Masquerades in City of Glass
  • Elzbieta H. Oleksy – Eudora Welty’s Rondo: The Golden Apples
  • Agata Preis-Smith – White Muses, Jewish Mothers, Black Women: Multiculturalism and Modern American Elegy
  • Roy Goldblatt – Semitic Cinderellas: Mary Antin and Anzia Yezierska
  • Jerzy Durczak – Alfred Kazin’s Divided Self
  • Jerzy Kutnik – John Cage’s Zen Autobiography
  • Andrea Bernard – The Ultimate Other: Black Representation in American Cinema
  • Notes
  • Contributors
  • Index