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660. Disrupting the Pact: Autobiography in Translation

Friday, 8 January, 10:15–11:30 a.m., Issaquah, Sheraton

A special session

Presiding: Mary Bryden, Reading Univ.

1. "Manipulating the Autobiographical Pact: Juan Francisco Manzano's Autobiografía del esclavo poeta," Alexandra Gonzenbach, Univ. of Miami

2. "Stefan Zweig's Die Welt von Gestern in French, English, and Hebrew," Mark H. Gelber, Ben-Gurion Univ. of the Negev

3. "Re-membering the Letter: Georges Perec's Memories of Childhood," Gizem Arslan, Cornell Univ.


  • General Literature – Nonfictional Prose

  • General Literature – Translation

  • Comparative Literature – General

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