Friday, 28 December
181. Never Again: Representations of Anti-Semitism in Jewish American Literature
8:30–9:45 a.m., Toronto, Hyatt Regency
Program arranged by the Discussion Group on Jewish American Literature
Presiding: Evelyn Avery, Towson Univ.
1. “Philip Roth’s The Plot against America,” Brett Ashley Kaplan, Univ. of Illinois, Urbana
2. “Shylock on Wall Street; or, The Jessica Complex in Antebellum Sensationalism,” David John Anthony, Southern Illinois Univ., Carbondale
3. “Albert Halper’s ‘Prelude’ and Anti-Semitism,” Aden Bar-Tura, Bar-Ilan Univ.