Modern Jewish Literature

With Dr. Aviva Dautch

Classes & Courses

This Autumn we will explore the richness of modern Jewish literature through reading Israeli, European and American books. This term's books will include Liar, a new novel from the award-winning Israeli writer Ayelet Gundar-Goshen, The Tobacconist by Robert Seethaler, a literary journey through Vienna in the late 1930s, Black Jew(ish) author Afua Hirsh's Brit(ish): On Race, Identity and Belonging, and Shylock Is My Name and Howard Jacobson's rewriting of Shakespeare's most famous Jew.

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31 Oct - The Last Watchman of Old Cairo by Michael David Lukas

7 Nov - The Orchard by Yochi Brandeis

14 Nov - Liar by Ayelet Gundar-Goshen

21 Nov - The Tobacconist by Robert Seethaler

28 Nov - Brit(ish): On Race, Identity and Belonging by Afua Hirsch

5 Dec - Live a Little by Howard Jacobson

12 Dec - Mothership by Francesca Segal

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