The Image of Bukovina in Aharon Appelfeld’s Writing. Spectres of Marginality

Paula Greta Cristina
Babeș-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca


Abstract: The present paper follows the New Wave’s main directions, as well as the position of Aharon Appelfeld in the context of Israeli literary movements, the main features that differentiate him from these movements and reflect on the ways in which these aspects are demonstrated in his novel The Story of a Life.

Keywords: Israeli literature, Holocaust, New Wave of Israeli Literature, Dor Hamedinah, centre-periphery structure