Modern Jewish Literature

With Dr Aviva Dautch

Classes & Courses

This January Aviva will explore the richness of modern Jewish literature through reading Israeli, European and American books. This term’s books will include ‘A Long Night in Paris’, an Israeli thriller by the former editor in chief of Ha’aretz, Dov Alton; Ehud Barack’s memoir ‘My Country, My Life’; ‘Immigrant City’, short stories by David Bezmozgris; ‘Inheritance: A Memoir of Genealogy, Paternity and Love’ by Dani Shapiro and ‘Out of Egypt’ by André Aciman.

16 Jan – Immigrant City by David Bezmogris

23 Jan – Holocaust Poetry (marking HMD)

30 Jan – The Man Who Saw Everything by Deborah Levy.

 6 Feb- Out of Egypt by Andre Aciman

13 Feb – Inheritance by Dani Shapiro

20 Feb – Half term – No Class

27 Feb – My Country, My Life by Ehud Barak

5 Mar – It Goes with the Territory by Elaine Feinstein (JBWeek)

12 Mar – Marjorie Morningstar by Herman Wouk

19 Mar – Marjorie Morningstar on film

2 April – Modern Jewish Poetry for Pesach

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