Back Session 366

Friday, 3:30–4:45 p.m., 406, JW Marriott

Translation, Representation, and Identity: Yiddish Literature’s Diverse “Publics”

Save #s366 Share

Program arranged by the forum LLC Yiddish. Presiding: Merle Lyn Bachman, Spalding Univ.

1. “The Worldly Zaddik: Sholem Asch between Yiddish, German, and English,” Saul Noam Zaritt, Jewish Theological Seminary

2. “Reviving Cordelia: Modernization and the Maskilic Woman in Jacob Gordin’s The Jewish King Lear,” Lindsay Katzir, Louisiana State Univ., Baton Rouge

3. “From Iberzetsung to Iberdikhtung: Der Nister and Hans Christian Andersen,” Joshua Price, Columbia Univ.

4. “A Yiddish and Canadian Poet: Translating Rokhl Korn,” Esther Frank, McGill Univ.; Seymour Levitan, Vancouver, BC

This application was last updated 9 Jan. 2016 at 4:15 p.m. EST. Updates are downloaded automatically when your device is connected to the Internet.