Sunday, 28 December
308. Yiddish and the City
1:45–3:00 p.m., Sierra Suite E, Marriott
Program arranged by the Discussion Group on Yiddish Literature
Presiding: Anne Eakin Moss, Johns Hopkins Univ.
1. “The Corridors of Berlin: Proximity, Peripherality, and Surveillance in Dovid Bergelson’s Boardinghouse Stories,” Marc Caplan, Johns Hopkins Univ.
2. “Speaking Nyuyorkish: The Language of American Yiddish Modernism,” Sarah Ponichtera, Columbia Univ.
3. “What Thieves Are Good For: The Case of Urke Nachalnik,” Larisa Privalskaya, Indiana Univ., Bloomington
For copies of abstracts, write to email@example.com after 1 Dec.