Jewish Women: A Comprehensive Historical Encyclopedia


Yaffah Berlovitz

Yaffah Berlovitz is an associate professor of Hebrew literature at Bar Ilan University. Her areas of specialization are literature by Jewish and Israeli women of the mid-nineteenth and twentieth centuries; the literature of the first settlers in Erez Israel and North America; and nativity, immigration and multiculturalism in Israeli literature. Among her works are: Stories by Women of the First Aliyah (1984, 2000); The Supplementary Text: A Study of Criticism and Reviews (1992); Let Us Go into the Land: Journeys of Members of the First Aliyah (1992); Inventing a Land, Inventing a People: Literary and Cultural Patterns in the Writings of the First Aliyah (1996); I, Who Am Land and Person: Stories by Women before the Establishment of the State (2003) and dozens of research and critical essays.

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