391. Kafka and the Holocaust
Wednesday, 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:
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.
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