Festival 2019 Saturday 02 March - Sunday 10 March | Tickets now on sale

Merle L. Bachman

Merle L. Bachman is an American Jewish poet, scholar, and Professor of English at Spalding University in Louisville, Kentucky. In addition to co-editing Nameless Country, she has published two full length collections of poetry and Recovering ‘Yiddishland’: Threshold Moments in American Literature.

20th Century Jewish Journeys: Avrom Sutzkever and A.C. Jacobs

Heather Valencia and Merle Bachman introduce the lives, works and indelible impact of Yiddish writer Avrom Sutzkever and Scottish poet A.C. Jacobs, with readings from recently published books of their poetry.