A Dybbuk: And Other Tales of the Supernatural

A Dybbuk: And Other Tales of the Supernatural

A Dybbuk: And Other Tales of the Supernatural

by: Joachim Neugroschel, Tony Kushner, S. Ansky

by: Joachim Neugroschel, Tony Kushner, S. Ansky

A Dybbuk: And Other Tales of the Supernatural

A Dybbuk: And Other Tales of the Supernatural

by: Joachim Neugroschel, Tony Kushner, S. Ansky

by: Joachim Neugroschel, Tony Kushner, S. Ansky

Overview

Adapted and translated by Tony Kushner and Joachim Neugroschel Considered by many to be the greatest Yiddish drama, A Dybbuk recounts the tale of a wealthy man’s daughter possessed by the spirit of her dead beloved. This volume features Tony Kushner’s remarkable, imaginative adaptation and an afterword by Harold Bloom. Also included is a selection of stories, fairy tales and parables translated into English for the first time by Joachim Neugroschel, illuminating many aspects of the Jewish mystical world, including possessions, transmigration parables and miracles.

Authors

Joachim Neugroschel

Joachim Neugroschel

Tony Kushner

Tony Kushner

S. Ansky

S. Ansky