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Mordecai Richler

A Life in Ten Novels

by Ada Craniford

  • 295 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by iUniverse, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature: History & Criticism,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Canada,
  • Canadian,
  • Humor,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages178
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10709461M
    ISBN 100595372082
    ISBN 109780595372089

    Richler’s superb account of Noah’s struggle to scale the walls of the ghetto overflows with rich comic satire. Son of a Smaller Hero is a compassionate, penetrating account of the nature of belonging, told with the savage realism for which Mordecai Richler’s fiction is celebrated. Richler, Mordecai – Richler is a Canadian novelist, screenwriter, essayist, short story writer, and children's book author who combines humor and satire with a strong moral and historical.

    Learn more about Mordecai Richler. Browse Mordecai Richler’s best-selling audiobooks and newest titles. Discover more authors you’ll love listening to on Audible. Mordecai Richler (RIHK-lur) was a major Canadian novelist who treated contemporary mores with a mixture of amusement and censure. One of two sons of Moses Isaac Richler and Lily (Rosenberg.

    Canada is one of the few places left where the small decencies are observed. If, as a young man, I was scornful of the country because we always seemed so far behind style-setting New York, I now thank God for the cultural lag. Mordecai Richler, who died last week, had by the end of his life become inseparable from a place, Montreal, and even a country, Canada, without ever flattering or even saying anything particularly.


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Jan 11,  · N early 10 years after his death, there is again great interest in the award-winning author Mordecai Richler and his vision of Montreal. A new Golden Globe.

Barney's Version was the first Richler book I had read - loved his cantankerous humour Mordecai Richler's unique yet familiar perspective (an urban Jew in the New World, only Canada instead of the U.S.

northeast) is at once dense, comedic, and heart-wrenching. And the ending to this book: I shook my head in amazement for about two days (and /5. Jul 04,  · Richler's father, Moses Isaac Richler (the "e" had been inadvertently dropped by an immigration official) was a scrap metal merchant, and Mordecai was born, grew up, and went to Author: Michael Mcnay.

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We see Richler using foreshadowing in this quotation: “Beauty,” my mother said, “is only skin deep. ””. By this quotation, we should have realised what the story really was about already in .Jul 03,  · Mordecai Richler, the cranky and combative Canadian novelist and critic whose often ribald writing celebrated the bygone era of old-world Montreal while skewering bourgeois ambition, the .Mordecai Richler, CC, novelist, essayist, social critic (born 27 January in Montréal, QC; died 3 July in Montréal, QC).

A singular figure in Canadian literary and cultural history, Richler remained, in the words of critic Robert Fulford, “the loyal opposition to the governing principles of Canadian culture” throughout his long and productive career.