Women’s Literature

Women’s Literature


Convegno Internazionale
WOMEN’S LITERATURE AND THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A NATION
LA LETTERATURA FEMMINILE E NASCITA DI UNA NAZIONE

Wednesday 1.4.09
Palazzo Serra di Cassano

16:00-17:00 Opening Session
Chair: Prof. Augusto Guarino, Preside Facoltà di Lingue e Letterature straniere – Università degli Studi di Napoli “L’Orientale”
Greetings:
Prof. Lida Viganoni, Rector Università degli Studi di Napoli “L’Orientale”
Prof. Amneris Roselli, Preside Facoltà di Lettere e Filosofia
Prof. Ruth Kartun-Blum, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Motherhood and the Binding of Isaac in Israeli Poetry
17:30 -19:00 First Session
Conversation on stage
Prof. Gabriella Moscati Steindler, Interviews Judith Rotem
Reading Parts of Judith Rotem’s work [Italian and Hebrew]
 
Thursday 2.4.09
Palazzo Du Mesnil
 
09:00 – 11:00 Second Session
Chair: Prof. Ephraim Riveline, Université Paris 8 Saint Denis
Ms. Dorit Shilo, Inalco, ENS-LSH
In the Service of the Nation – Israeli Women Authors Writing for Children: The Historical Novels of Devora Omer
Dr. Anna Lissa, Università degli Studi di Napoli “L’Orientale”
The ‘I’ and the ‘Us’ in Shulamit Hareven’s Ir Yamim Rabim and Yamim Rabim, Autobiographyah
Prof. Miri Kubovy, Harvard University
Living the Impossible Life: Women in the Narratives of Orly Castel-Bloom
11:00 -11:30 Coffee break
11:30 - 13:00 Third Session
Chair: Prof. Giancarlo Lacerenza, Università degli Studi di Napoli “L’Orientale”
Ms. Shimrit Peled, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Nationalism and Gender in the Novel And Moon in the Valley of Ajalon by Amalia Kahana-Carmon
Dr. Michèle Tauber, Université Paris 8
Constructing Without Foundations: The Denial of the Past in Savyon Liebrecht’s Work
Dr. Sara Ferrari, University of Milan
“Just as you see me, that’s how I am”. Self-definition in Hebrew Women’s Poetry
13:00 -15:00 Lunch break
15:00 -17:30 Forth Session
Chair: Prof. Roberta Ascarelli, University of Siena
Dr. Ilana Zsobel, Brandeis University
Dalia Ravikovitch: Poetry and Testimony in the First Israel-Lebanon War
Dr. Elisa Carandina, Università Ca’ Foscari, Venezia
Definition of Boundaries and their/its Violation: Yehudit Katzir’s Hine Ani Mathila
Prof. Nissim Calderon, Ben Gurion University of the Negev
The Seductive Witches: Yona Wallach and Inbal Perlmuter
 
Friday 3.4.09
Palazzo Serra di Cassano

09:30 – 11:00 Fifth Session
Chair: Prof. Gabriella Moscati Steindler
Ms. Anna Linda Callow, University of Milan
A Pioneer and a Detective: Two Female Characters in the Novels of Shulamit Lapid
Dr. Batya Shimony, Ben Gurion University of the Negev
Women in Mizrachi Literature of Immigration:
Crisis and Growth
Mr. Mati Shemoelof, Hebrew University of Jerusalem,
Towards a Poem: Historical and Gendered Contexts in the Poetry of Miri Ben- Simchon
11:30 -12:30 Sixth Session
Chair: Prof Yigal Schwartz
Author Lea Aini:
Involvement Trough Counter Position
13:00 Lunch
 

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