Chancellor Jackman Professor of the Arts in the Department for the Study of Religion and the Centre for Diaspora and Transnational Studies Contact Areas of Interest
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Department for the Study of Religion
Jackman Humanities Building, Room 311
170 St. George St.
(416) 946-7623
  • Literature and Secularization
  • Translation Studies
  • Psychoanalysis
  • Eastern European Literature and Culture
  • Orthodox Judaism
  • Religion and Gender

Selected Publications

A Marriage Made in Heaven: The Sexual Politics of Hebrew and Yiddish
Faithful Renderings: Jewish-Christian Difference and the Politics of Translation.
The Marriage Plot, or How Jews Fell in Love with Love, and with Literature
A Revolution in the Name of Tradition: Sarah Schenirer and Bais Yaakov
“Gender and the Re-Making of Modern Jewry”The Cambridge History of Judaism8
The Navel of the Dream: Freud’s Jewish Languages