Displacement and the Jewish Writer

Seminar: Displacement and the Jewish Writer
with Alan Corré, Edmond Jabès, Sydney Lévy, Raymond Federman, Charles Caramello, and Jerome Rothenberg
October 13-20, 1978

Friday October 13
12:00 noon
Curtin Hall 929
Pre-seminar presentation by Alan Corré:
“Elephants, Unlovable, Sublime–the Jewishness of Edmond Jabès”

Wednesday October 18
3:30 pm
Simultaneous Interpretation Facility Curtin Hall 175
Edmond Jabès: “Question à l’errance dans la légitimité du livre”

Edmond Jabès

Edmond Jabès

Thursday October 19
10:30 am
Simultaneous Interpretation Facility Curtin Hall 175
Sydney Lévy: “Edmond Jabès: The Question of Absence”

2:00 pm
Curtin Hall 104
Discussion

3:30 pm
Simultaneous Interpretation Facility Curtin Hall 175
Raymond Federman: “Displaced Person: The Jew, The Wanderer, The Writer”
Charles Caramello, Respondent

8:00 pm
UWM Union Art Gallery
Jerome Rothenberg: Readings from Poland/1931 and A Big Jewish Book

Jerome Rothenberg

Jerome Rothenberg

Friday October 20
10:30 am
Simultaneous Interpretation Facility Curtin Hall 175
Final Statement: Edmond Jabès, Raymond Federman, and Jerome Rothenberg