Friday, 30 December
779. Beyond the Canon: American Jewish Writers, Works, Themes
1:45–3:00 p.m., Georgetown West, Washington Hilton
Program arranged by the American Association of Professors of Yiddish
Presiding: Evelyn Avery, Towson Univ.
1. “An Early Holocaust Novel Rediscovered: Daniel Stern’s Who Shall Live, Who Shall Die,” Philippe Codde, Ghent Univ.
2. “Golems and Mensches: The Changing Face of the Antifascist Crusader in Left-Wing Jewish American Novels,” Alan M. Wald, Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Respondent: Elaine B. Safer, Univ. of Delaware, Newark