Melton & More
Thursdays, 7:00-8:30pm (EST) July 8, 15, 22, 29
What is American Jewish literature and what does it tell us about American Jewish identity?
Course Description :
We will discuss the transition from immigrant society to the middle class, specifically in fiction and essays. Participants will receive a packet of short stories, essays and sections from novels to analyze and discuss the historical and political landscape of the American Jewish experience. In addition, we will discuss the literature's place in both the canon of American literature as well as in the Jewish literature of the Disapora.
Thursdays, 7:00-8:30pm (EST)
Dates: July 8, 15, 22, 29