Friday, 07 January
244A. Israeli Lit and the Global Republic of Letters: International Influences on Modern Israeli Lit
10:15–11:30 a.m., 406B, LA Convention Center
Program arranged by the Discussion Group on Hebrew Literature
Presiding: Yael Halevi-Wise, McGill Univ.
1. “The Boomerang Effect: Toward a Poetics of Transnational Circulation,” Yael S. Feldman, New York Univ.
2. “Cultural Cacophony: Russian Futurism in the Modern Poetry of A. Shlonsky and Avot Yeshurun,” Chana Morgenstern, Brown Univ.
3. “Americanization and High Culture: Raymond Carver’s Influence on Gadi Taub,” Philip A. Hollander, Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison