Thursday, 7 January, 8:30–9:45 a.m., Jefferson, Sheraton
A special session
Presiding: Marie Luise Caputo-Mayr, Temple Univ., Philadelphia
Speakers: Kathi Diamant, San Diego State Univ.; Jeffrey A. Grossman, Univ. of Virginia; Alexander Erik Larsen, Univ. of Notre Dame; Dagmar C. G. Lorenz, Univ. of Illinois, Chicago; Joseph W. Moser, Washington and Jefferson Coll.; Eva B. Revesz, Denison Univ.; Saskia Ziolkowski, Univ. of California, Berkeley
Joseph W. Moser's Annotation:Randolph-Macon Coll.
For abstracts, visit www.kafkasocietyofamerica.org.
This roundtable will address historiobiographic issues, including the confiscated papers from D. Diamant's home and Primo Levi's Trial translation, as well as Kafka's literary legacy: Aichinger's Jewish identity crisis, Schindel's Born-Where, and countermyths to European enlightenment.
German Literature – Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries