118. Challenging Israeli and Palestinian Relations: The Protest of Poetry in a Region of Conflict
Saturday, 3 January, 5:15–6:30 p.m., 303, Hynes
A special session
Presiding: Morani Kornberg-Weiss, Univ. at Buffalo, State Univ. of New York
1. "Weaker Than Droplets of Dew: The Lyric Poem and the Question of Palestine," Jeffrey Sacks, Univ. of California, Riverside
2. "A Poetics of Wall Breaking: Poetry, Partition, and the Politics of Arabic-Hebrew Translation in Israel and Palestine," Chana Morgenstern, Brown Univ.
3. "Destabilizing the Boundaries of Conflict: Lyric Protest and the Arab Jew as the Intermediary Levantine," Morani Kornberg-Weiss
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