Monday, 28 December
242. Echoes and Silence: Aesthetic Dimensions of German-Hebrew Literary Encounters
1:45–3:00 p.m., Commonwealth Hall A2, Loews
A special session
Presiding: Leslie Morris, Univ. of Minnesota, Twin Cities
1. “The German, the Hebrew: A Dramaturgical Encounter (Franz Rosenzweig and Channa Rowina),” Galili Shahar, Univ. of Pennsylvania
2. “Death, Gender, and Gesamtkunstwerk in Hebrew Literature: A. B. Yehoshua’s Five Seasons,” Michal Ben-Horin, Univ. of Florida
3. “Redemption from History? Speaking Hebrew in Contemporary German Literature,” Sebastian Wogenstein, Univ. of Connecticut, Storrs
Respondent: Na’ama Rokem, Yale Univ.
For abstracts, write to email@example.com after 25 Nov.