313. What Is (a) Jewish Language?
Saturday, 4 January, 1:45–3:00 p.m., Fairfax B, Sheraton
Program arranged by the Discussion Group on Jewish Cultural Studies
Presiding: Elizabeth Loentz, Univ. of Illinois, Chicago
1. "Benjamin Fondane: The 1940 Exodus and Linguistic Exile in France," Julia Elsky, Yale Univ.
2. "The Language of Prayer: Abraham Geiger and the Prayer Book Reform in Germany," Yaniv Feller, Univ. of Toronto
3. "Did Hebrew Writers in Russia Write in Hebrew?" Andrey Bredstein, Univ. of Texas, Austin
Andrey Bredstein's Annotation:
Responding: Susannah Heschel, Dartmouth Coll.
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