Lechter Institute for Literary Research

Founded in 1981 under the leadership of Professor Harold Fisch , the Institute for Literary Research at Bar-Ilan University was renamed the Lechter Institute in 1985. Since its founding, the Lechter Institute has conducted a series of international conferences and colloquia, with support from the Kaplan Fund for American Literature and the Lewis Family Fund for International Conferences in the Humanities.

Director of the Institute: Professor Ellen Spolsky

Professor Ellen Spolsky
Professor Harold Fisch, z"l

The scope of the work of the Institute can be best shown by the published books and monographs which have resulted from these activities:




E-mail address: spolske@mail.biu.ac.il

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Revised 27 March 2002