Feuilleton
(2,470 words)

The designation both for a journalistic genre, and for a type of text situated on the border between literature and journalism, which as a “minor prose form” is characterized by multiple stylistic variations in structure. From a Jewish perspective, the feuilleton, as a medium of cultural exchange, is a prominent locus for the politicization and popularization of Jewish themes.…

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“Feuilleton”, in: Encyclopedia of Jewish History and Culture Online, Original German Language Edition: Enzyklopädie Jüdischer Geschichte und Kultur. Im Auftrag der Sächsischen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Leipzig herausgegeben von Dan Diner. © J.B. Metzler, Stuttgart/Springer-Verlag GmbH Deutschland 2011–2017.. Consulted online on 25 June 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2468-8894_ejhc_COM_0228>
First published online: 2017
First print edition: 20180401



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