Faculty Publications

Teaching the Arab-Israeli Conflict

Rachel Harris

(Wayne State University Press, 2019)



The Velizh AffairThe Velizh Affair: Blood Libel in a Russian Town

Eugene Avrutin

(Oxford University Press, 2017)

Calderwood book

Colonial al-Andalus: Spain and the Making of Modern Moroccan Culture


Eric Calderwood

(Harvard University Press, 2018)

Dana Rabin bookBritain and its internal others, 1750-1800

Dana Rabin

(Manchester University Press, 2017)

Transfinite Life

Transfinite Life: Oskar Goldberg and the Vitalist Imagination

Bruce Rosenstock

(Indiana University Press, 2017)

Wrestling with ShylockWrestling with Shylock: Jewish Responses to the Merchant of Venice

Michael Shapiro

(Cambridge University Press, 2017)


Warrior, Witches, WhoresWarriors, Witches, Whores: Women in Israeli Cinema

Rachel Harris

(Wayne State University Press, 2017) 

Pious IrreverencePious Irreverence: Confronting God in Rabbinic Judaism

Dov Weiss

(University of Pennsylvania Press, 2016)

America Observed

America Observed: On an International Anthropology of the United States

Virginia R. Dominguez

(Berghahn Books, 2016)


Jewish Anxiety and the Novels of Philip RothJewish Anxiety and the Novels of Philip Roth

Brett Kaplan

(Bloomsbury, 2015)

An Ideological DeathAn Ideological Death: Suicide in Israeli Literature

Rachel Harris

(Northwestern University Press, 2014)

Narratives of DissentNarratives of Dissent: War in Contemporary Israeli Arts and Culture

Rachel Harris

(Wayne State University Press, 2012)

Landscapes of Holocaust PostmemoryLandscapes of Holocaust Postmemory

Brett Ashley Kaplan

(Routledge, 2010)

Jews and the Imperial StateJews and the Imperial State, Identification Politics in Tsarist Russia

Gene Avrutin

(Cornell University Press, 2010)

Sex Expression and Women WritersSex Expression and American Women Writers, 1860-1940

Dale Bauer

(The University of North Carolina Press, 2009)

Philosophy and the Jewish QuestionPhilosophy and the Jewish Question, Mendelssohn, Rosenzweig, and Beyond

Bruce Rosenstock

(Fordham University Press, 2009)

Unwanted BeautyUnwanted Beauty, Aesthetic Pleasure in Holocaust Representation

Brett Kaplan

(University of Illinois Press, 2007)