Lectures & Performances

Jyl Lynn Felman is available for…

Lectures, Readings, Workshops, Performances and Keynotes

  • Schools
  • Community
  • Centers
  • Faculty
  • Seminars
  • Libraries
  • Writer’s
  • Retreats
  • Distinguished
  • Visitor’s Program
  • University Guest Speakers Series

Conferences & Lectures

  • Navigating Multiple Identities in a Multicultural World
  • Teaching as Performing/Performing as Teaching
  • Harmonies and Tensions Between Blacks and Jews
  • Breaking Boundaries/Building Bridges: Anti-Semitism, Homophobia, and Racism
  • Feminist Pedagogy in Action
  • The Death of Metaphor: Assimilation in Contemporary Jewish Writing
  • Cravings: Creating an Ethnic Gendered Self Through Memory


  • Never a Dull Moment: Teaching and the Art of Performance
  • Cravings: Growing Up Jewish and Female
  • Hot Chicken Wings: Short Stories


  • If Only I’d Been Born a Kosher Chicken: A Jewish Daughter’s Search for the Mother
  • What Makes Me a Jewish Lesbian Vegetarian Chicken Writer
  • Burning In Cuba
  • Voices