Jewish Women: A Comprehensive Historical Encyclopedia


Jerilyn Fisher

Jerilyn Fisher is professor of English and coordinator of women’s studies at Hostos Community College, City University of New York. Co-editor of Analyzing the Different Voice: Feminist Psychological Theory and Literary Works (1998) and Women in Literature: Reading through the Lens of Gender (2003), she has also published a variety of essays in the area of women’s studies, including several on fairy tales and feminist theory, feminist pedagogy and works by writers such as Buchi Emecheta, Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Susan Glaspell and Kim Chernin.

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