You are here

Share Share Share Share Share Share Share

Joyce Antler

Joyce Antler is the Samuel Lane Professor of American Jewish History and Culture and Professor of Women’s and Gender Studies at Brandeis University, where she chairs the American Studies department. She is the author, most recently, of You Never Call! You Never Write!: A History of the Jewish Mother (Oxford, 2007), which won the Emily Toth Award of the Popular Culture/American Culture Association for Best Book on Women's Issues in Popular and American Culture. The book was also awarded the Sophie Brody Medal Honorable Mention Citation from the Jewish American Library Association for Outstanding Achievement in Jewish Literature. A Founding Board member of the Jewish Women's Archive, Antler also serves as Chair of the Jewish Women's Archive's Academic Advisory Council. For a more extensive bio, you can visit our "about us" page.

 

Blog posts

No posts found. Please try the search page.

How to cite this page

Jewish Women's Archive. " Joyce Antler ." (Viewed on December 18, 2014) <http://jwa.org/blog/author/joyce-antler-0>.

Donate

Help us elevate the voices of Jewish women.

donate now

Sign Up for JWA eNews

 

Poll

Which topics pique your interest on the JWA blog?

Twitter

14 hr
The road to women’s lib has not been a straight line, but like the corset a series of broad, bumpy, and slight twists http://t.co/GoiGBOEQ4e
20 hr
Today in 1993, Judith Rodin was elected the 1st permanent female president of an Ivy League inst. at U Penn http://t.co/cOcJ7SOkrc @upenn
1 day
Today in 1989, Lesléa Newman published the groundbreaking children’s book, "Heather Has Two Mommies" http://t.co/AGUKdp1TJt