Thursday, 06 January
39. Narrative Strategies in Modern Jewish Literature
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., 306B, LA Convention Center
Program arranged by the American Association of Professors of Yiddish
Presiding: Alan Astro, Trinity Univ.
1. “A New Rhetorical Justice (Another Meylits-Yoysher): Eliezer Steinbarg,” Nikki Halpern, Paideia, European Inst. for Jewish Studies in Sweden
2. “The Fantasy of the Jewish Hero in Mordecai Richler’s Novels,” Shana Rosenblatt Mauer, Hebrew Univ. of Jerusalem
3. “David Grossman’s Tolerant Readers,” Alan Mintz, Jewish Theological Seminary