13 Sep 2022 · 10.30 am

Matthias Schwartz: CoHLIT 21 seminar

Venue: Erasmushuis, Blijde Inkomststraat 21, 3000 Leuven, Belgien
Research project(s): World Fiction, Post/Socialist

Session chair as part of the CoHLIT 21 seminar Voicing the Silence: New Approaches in Russian and Ukrainian Literature on the Holocaust in the 21st Century at KU Leuven, 13–15 Sep 2022


Session I (chair – Matthias Schwartz)

  • 10.30 Marina Balina, Illinois Wesleyan University: Red Star, Yellow Star: How to Write About the Holocaust in Russian
  • 11.00 Roman Katsman, Bar-Ilan Universityl: Poetics of the Russian Holocaust Literature in the 21st Century
  • 11.30 Anja Tippner, University of Hamburg: Translating (during) the Shoah: Liudmila Ulitskaia’s novel Daniel Stein, Interpreter

Matthias Schwartz is a slavist and historian, head of the program area World Literature and of the project World Fiction, Post/Socialist. Eastern European Literatures and Cultures.