Dec 6, 2012, 6:30pm
The Skylight Room (9100)

Contemporary Jewish-American Writing: What Has Changed?

Mikhal Dekel, Nancy K. Miller, Edith Pearlman, Judith Shulevitz

Contemporary Jewish-American writers seem to enjoy a universal success and acclaim that their predecessors did not. What does “Jewish writing” mean to American audiences today, and how has it shifted over the past century? How have women writers and readers influenced this shift? Join celebrated Jewish fiction writer Edith Pearlman with renowned memoirists and scholars for a roundtable on Jewish writing today.

Co-sponsored by the Center for Jewish Studies