Kemelman

Kemelman
 
['keməlmən], Harry, amerikanischer Schriftsteller, * Boston (Massachusetts) 24. 11. 1908, ✝ Marblehead (Massachusetts) 15. 12. 1996; belebte den traditionellen Kriminalroman, indem er den Rabbiner David Small an die Stelle des Detektivs treten ließ und das Gattungsschema mit soziologischen Studien über das Leben einer jüdisch-amerikanischen Gemeinde verband.
 
Werke (Auswahl): Friday the Rabbi slept late (1964; deutsch Am Freitag schlief der Rabbi lang); Saturday the Rabbi went hungry (1966; deutsch Am Samstag aß der Rabbi nichts); Wednesday the Rabbi got wet (1976; deutsch Am Mittwoch wird der Rabbi naß); Some day the Rabbi will leave (1985; deutsch Eines Tages geht der Rabbi); One fine day the Rabbi bought a cross (1987; deutsch Ein Kreuz für den Rabbi); One day, the Rabbi resigned (1992; deutsch Ein neuer Job für den Rabbi); That day the Rabbi left town (1996; deutsch Als der Rabbi die Stadt verließ).

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