JAHLIT SYMPOSIUM: Keynote
The Betsy Hotel and The Jewish American and Holocaust Literature Association present Public Programs for the 2022 Annual Symposium in Miami Beach.
Keynote by Dr. Sara R. Horowitz, author of Shadows in the City of Light: Paris in Postwar French Jewish Writing (SUNY Press, 2021), as well as numerous articles on Holocaust literature and gender. Sara Horowitz is a professor of Comparative Literature and Humanities at York University, and a member of the academic advisory board of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.
Professor Horowitz is the author of Voicing the Void: Muteness and Memory in Holocaust Fiction (SUNY Press, 1997), which won a CHOICE Outstanding Academic Book Award, as well as editor of many books and volumes. She was chief editor for the Azrieli Holocaust Memoirs Series, Series I and II (Azrieli Foundation-Centre for Jewish Studies 2007, 2009), which won an Independent Publisher Book Award, Freedom Fighter Category Gold Medal, and editor within the series of Bits and Pieces: A Memoir by Henia Reinhartz (2007), which won a Helen and Stan Vine Canadian Jewish Book Award, and Spring’s End: A Memoir by John Freund (2007).
All events are free and will take place in The Gallery, Hohauser Wing, The Betsy Hotel