Tuesday, 30 December
798. Poetry on the Borders of Hebrew and German
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Foothill G2, Marriott
A special session
Presiding: Amir Eshel, Stanford Univ.
1. “The Hebraic Poetics of German Cultural Zionism,” Mark H. Gelber, Ben-Gurion Univ. of the Negev
2. “Rosenzweig, Benjamin, and Hebrew Poetry: Two Binational Thinkers,” David Suchoff, Colby Coll.
3. “Maps of a Strange Land: Yehuda Amichai’s Bilingual Poetry,” Na’ama Rokem, Yale Univ.
Respondent: Abigail Gillman, Boston Univ.