112th Annual Conference - Riverside Convention Center, California
Friday, October 31 - Sunday, November 2, 2014

This page is about the 2014 conference. For 2015 conference info, go to PAMLA 2015.

Jewish Literature and Culture in ¨Trans-Iberia¨: Spain, Portugal, and Latin America

Presiding Officer: 
Jorge Galindo, University of Nevada, Las Vegas

This session addresses the literature of Jews in Spain, Portugal, and the countries throughout the Americas where Spanish and Portuguese are spoken. Studying themes of cultural identity, marginalization, and relations between individuals and societies in works by and about Jews and former Jews in these territories. The session shines a light on people often forgotten in the Iberian world and makes important connections to the experiences of Jews there across time.

Closed (not accepting submissions)
Topic Type: 
Special Session