Jewish Women: A Comprehensive Historical Encyclopedia


Joyce Antler

Joyce Antler is the Samuel Lane Professor of American Jewish History and Culture at Brandeis University, where she teaches in the American Studies Department and the Women’s Studies Program. Her works in women’s history include The Journey Home: How Jewish Women Shaped Modern America and Lucy Sprague Mitchell: The Making of A Modern Woman. She edited America and I: Short Stories by American-Jewish Women Writers and Talking Back: Images of Jewish Women in American Popular Culture, and co-edited The Challenge of Feminist Biography: Writing the Lives of Modern American Women and Changing Education: Women as Radicals and Conservators.

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