Essay heading: An Apostate's Fate

Essay specific features





Written by:


Date added:

April 28, 1997






No of pages / words:

3 / 808


Was viewed:

0 times


Rating of current essay:

Essay content:

In addition to the conflict between Asher and his community, Potok portrays an even more fundamental conflict between Asher and his parents. Aryeh Lev, Asher's father, feels that his ancestors' devotion to Hasidism requires him to serve the Rebbe also. Aryeh honors his ancestors' memories by continuing the work that they were unable to finish during their lifetimes...
displayed 300 characters

Custom written essay

All essays are written from scratch by professional writers according to your instructions and delivered to your email on time. Prices start from $11.99/page

Order custom paper

Full essays database

You get access to all the essays and can view as many of them as you like for as little as $28.95/month

Buy database access

Order custom writing paper now!

  • Your research paper is written
    by certified writers
  • Your requirements and targets are
    always met
  • You are able to control the progress
    of your writing assignment
  • You get a chance to become an
    excellent student!

Get a price guote


Aryeh hopes that his son will finish the work he cannot do, to continue on the family tradition. However, Asher exhibits a rebellious attitude, refusing to conform to his father's expectations. Asher's father persistently tells Asher to stop drawing completely by calling art "foolish" and "from the sitra achra" (109)...
displayed next 300 characters

General issues of this essay:

Related essays: