Friday, 4 January, 12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Beacon D, Sheraton
Program arranged by the Discussion Group on Jewish American Literature
Presiding: Miriam Jaffe-Foger, Rutgers Univ., New Brunswick
1. "'To the World and Back': Saul Bellow's Fiction in the Light of James Atlas's A Biography and Benjamin Taylor's Letters," Gustavo Sánchez Canales, Univ. of Madrid
2. "Kashua's Complaint: Arab Minority Writing in Israel," David Hadar, Hebrew Univ. of Jerusalem
3. "Into the World and Back Again: Philip Roth's American Pastoral and the Situation of the Jewish Writer in a Global Context," Andy Connolly, Pace Univ., New York
Responding: Laurence D. Roth, Susquehanna Univ.
American Literature – Twentieth and Twenty-First Century