Dara Horn: "On Being a Jewish Writer"

Date of Event: 

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 7:00pm


Lewis Lab, Room 270

Can one find the universal in the particular? In this talk, Dara Horn, American novelist and scholar of Hebrew and Yiddish literature, will discuss the  history of Jewish languages, what it means to write  stories grounded in the Jewish literary tradition in contemporary America, and how she came to write her most recent novel, about a woman who can't die.