Thursday, 29 December
472. Yiddish Literature and Literary Theory?
1:45–3:00 p.m., Kalorama, Washington Hilton
Program arranged by the Discussion Group on Yiddish Literature
Presiding: Marc Caplan, Harvard Univ.
1. “The Failure of Multivocality in Tevye der Milkhiker,” Sarah Ponichtera, Columbia Univ.
2. “Yiddish Texts, Queer Theory,” Warren D. Hoffman, Rutgers Univ., New Brunswick
3. “Radio (1922) of Peretz Markish: A Testing of Yiddish Modernist Theory,” Seth L. Wolitz, Univ. of Texas, Austin