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Overwiright Sensation : The Life and Comedy of Alan Sherman

Cohen, Marc.

Waltham, MA : Brandeis University Press, 2013.

353p.

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The biohgraphy of Alan Sherman who parodied classic songs with Jewish content and humor. The author celebrates Sherman's legacy as a touchstone of post-war humor and a turning point in Jewish American cultural history.

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ISBN:

978-1-61168-256-4

Author:

Cohen, Marc.

Title:

Overwiright Sensation : The Life and Comedy of Alan Sherman.

Publisher:

Waltham, MA : Brandeis University Press, 2013.

Physical:

353p.

Summary:

The biohgraphy of Alan Sherman who parodied classic songs with Jewish content and humor. The author celebrates Sherman's legacy as a touchstone of post-war humor and a turning point in Jewish American cultural history.

Subject:

Sherman, Alan (1924-1973)

Subject:

Singers--United States--B?iography

Subject:

Jewish Comediens--United States--Biogrpahy

Subject:

Humorous songs--United States--20th Century--History and criticism.

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