069: Politics and the Periphery: Heine, Franzos, Kafka

1:45 PM–3:00 PM Thursday, Jan 3, 2019 (US - Central)

Sheraton Grand - Michigan A

Session Information


1: The Politics of the Flesh: Travels in Sensuality by Heine and His School

Patrick Fortmann, U of Illinois, Chicago

2: Sender the Wiser: The Yiddish Critique of German Universality from Heine to Franzos

Ashley A. Passmore, Texas A&M U, College Station

3: Careers from the Gold Coast: The Simianization of Anton Wilhelm Amo in Kafka’s Ein Bericht für eine Akademie

Andrea Dahlmann-Resing, U of British Columbia


Jonathan S. Skolnik, U of Massachusetts, Amherst


Sebastian Wogenstein, U of Connecticut, Storrs