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JWST 206 Introduction to Yiddish Literature (3 credits)

Offered by: Jewish Studies (Faculty of Arts)


Jewish Studies : A survey of modern Yiddish literature from its beginnings in the 1880s to the present. Particular attention will be paid to representative themes, forms, and literary techniques. Emphasis will be put on relations between literary texts and historical and literary contexts.

Terms: Winter 2015

Instructors: Esther Frank (Winter)

  • Readings are in English