Department: Comparative Literature
Bernie H. Williams Professor of Modern Hebrew, Yiddish and Comparative Literature
Joint Appointment, Departments of Middle Eastern Languages and Cultures, and Comparative Literature, and the Designated Emphasis in Jewish Studies
Research Interests / Specializations:
Modernism in Hebrew, Yiddish and English poetry, intertextuality, translation studies, theory of metaphor, literary historiography, stylistics and ideology, gender studies, political poetry, marginality and minor literatures, literature & linguistics, negotiating theory and close reading.