Lecture & Workshop in cooperation with Simon Dubnow Institute

The Simon Dubnow Institute and American Studies Leipzig cooperate to organize a lecture and workshop on Jewish American Literature with Julian A. Levinson of the University of Michigan.

Julian A. Levinson holds the Samuel Shetzer Chair in American Jewish Studies at the Frankel Center for Judaic Studies and Department of English Language and Literature, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.

The Simon Dubnow Institute for Jewish History and Culture at Leipzig University is an internationally renown institution researching Jewish political, intellectual, religious and cultural history.

  • Lecture Tuesday, May 8, 2007

Between Heine and Whitman.
Yiddish Poets in America and the Art of Revision
18.15 – 19.45
Goldschmidtstrasse 28

  • Workshop Wednesday, May 9, 2007

Exiles on Main Street:
Jewish American Writers and
American Literary Culture
11.00 – 12.30
American Studies Leipzig
Beethovenstrasse 15
Room 2.516


The event is open to all interested students and faculty.

Please see the official invitation poster for more details.