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Creative Betrayal: The Lost Art of Yiddish Storytelling

Creative Betrayal: The Lost Art of Yiddish Storytelling

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Updated: 28 July 2016
Author, editor, historian and scholar David G. Roskies has dedicated his life to Yiddish literature and this August he will visit Melbourne to conduct a three-part lecture series titled Speech, Story and Writing Catastrophe: The DNA of Jewish Memory. Hosted by Monash the first of these lectures Creative Betrayal: The Lost Art of Yiddish Storytelling will explore the writers who revived and reinvented Jewish fantasy, myth, and legend for modern audiences. The lectures will run from the 2nd to the 9th of August.