Modern Jewish Literature in Translation
Professor: Joseph Butwin
T TH 1:30-3:20pm
Credits: 5 VLPA
Survey of Jewish experience and its literary expression since 1880. Includes such Yiddish writers as Sholom Aleichem, Peretz, and I. B. Singer; such Israeli writers as Agnon, Hazaz, and Appelfeld; and such writers in non-Jewish languages as Primo Levi and Kafka.