Thursday, 3 January, 7:00–8:15 p.m., 308, Hynes
Program arranged by the Discussion Group on Yiddish Literature
Presiding: Sarah Ponichtera, Columbia Univ.
1. "Mysticism and Its Discontents: Hasidic and Anti-Hasidic Narratives between Hebrew and Yiddish," Ken Frieden, Syracuse Univ.
2. "Memory Palace, Yiddish Ghetto (Isaac Bashevis Singer and That Vexatious Yiddish Identity)," Nikki Halpern, Université Paris Diderot 7
3. "The Master from Krochmalna Street: Isaac Bashevis Singer and World Literature," Saul Zaritt, Jewish Theological Seminary
no longer used--was Other Literatures, now 126