19th Symposium for Yiddish Studies in Germany, 12–14 September 2016

UPDATE: program now online.

The Nineteenth Symposium for Yiddish Studies in Germany will be held 12–14 September 2016 at the Heinrich Heine University in Düsseldorf. This annual Yiddish Sym- posium is organized by the Yiddish programs at the universities of Trier and Düssel- dorf.

You are invited to submit abstracts for 20 min. papers until April 1, 2016. Presentations can be held in Yiddish or German. Proposals for sessions of 3 or 4 papers have to be submitted together with abstracts for the individual papers. Papers may be presented in German or Yiddish.

All fields of research within Yiddish Studies will be considered. Interdisciplinary papers with a connection to Yiddish Studies are welcome.

The symposium is open to all who are interested in Yiddish Studies. The conference fee of 20 Euro is due on the first day of attendance. We ask participants to register as soon as possible at the address below.

Simon Neuberg (University of Trier) and Marion Aptroot (University of Düsseldorf)

Abteilung für Jiddische Kultur, Sprache und Literatur Institut für Jüdische Studien Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf Universitätsstr.1

40225 Düsseldorf Germany

e-mail: jiddisch@hhu.de

12 September 2016 - 14 September 2016