The Shaindy Rudoff Graduate Program

in Creative Writing

Ink, Inc.: History, Community, Text

May 13-15, 2018

Building 206, Bar-Ilan University

 

Conference Program

Sunday, May 13

18:00 Reception

18:45

History and Fiction, Memory and Imagination:

Writing the Past Responsibly

An Evening with Deborah Lipstadt and Rachel Kadish, in conversation with Ilana Blumberg

Dvar Torah:  William Kolbrener

Monday, May 14

12:00-13:30            

Translation Workshop with Evan Fallenberg

15:00-16:30

Hybrid Forms Workshop with Marcela Sulak and Erika Meitner

18:15 Reception 

19:00

An Evening in Honor of Linda Zisquit

with Special Guest Alicia Ostriker

Moderator: Marcela Sulak

Introduction: Sharon Baris

Words in honor of Linda: Allen Hoffman

Sidra Ezrahi

Tuesday, May 15

10:00-11:30                

Creative Nonfiction Workshop with Rachel Kadish

12:00-13:30                

Poetry Workshop with Linda Zisquit and Alicia Ostriker

14:00-15:30               

Fiction Workshop with Dalia Rosenfeld

14:45-1500           

Bar Ilan Campus Tour (for invited guests)

16:00-17:30         

The Andi Moriah Poetry & Dave Greber Non-Fiction Social Justice Awards Ceremony 

Annual Alumni Reading

18:15 Reception

19:00

12th Annual Shaindy Rudoff Memorial Evening

    in memory of Founding Director Shaindy Rudoff, z”l

Remembering Shaindy: Sara Rudoff Olshin

Dvar Torah: Michael Kramer

Conversation with Erika Meitner and Ilana Kurshan

Moderator: Ilana Blumberg

**Featured authors' books for sale by Sippur Pashut.

The conference is held with the generous help of the Office of the Vice-President for Research; the Faculty of Humanities; the Kaplan Program in in American Literature; the Lechter Institute for Literary Research; and the Lewis Family Foundation for International Conferences in the Humanities.