Friday, 28 December
222A. Yiddish and Christianity
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Parlor G, Sheraton Chicago
Program arranged by the Discussion Group on Yiddish Literature
Presiding: Beatrice Lang Caplan, Johns Hopkins Univ.
1. “Authentic Yiddishkeit for Christians and the Jüdischer Sprach-Meister,” Jordan D. Finkin, Univ. of Oxford
2. “‘I’ and ‘We’ at the Jewish-Christian Divide: Modulations of Female Solitude and Alienation in Fradl Shtok’s Story ‘Der erts-bishof,’” Violet M. Lutz, Univ. of Pennsylvania
3. “Between Irony and Empathy: The Yiddish-Speaking Jesus,” Amelia Glaser, Univ. of California, San Diego
For copies of abstracts, visit http://jsp.syr.edu/mla_conference_07.htm.