Jewish Women: A Comprehensive Historical Encyclopedia


Shulamit S. Magnus

Shulamit S. Magnus is associate professor of Jewish Studies and History and director of the program of Jewish Studies at Oberlin College. She is the author of Jewish Emancipation in a German City: Cologne, 1798–1871 (1997), of an unabridged translation and critical edition of the memoirs of Pauline Wengeroff and articles about Wengeroff’s writing and its significance both for understanding the narration of Jewish modernity by memoirists of the nineteenth century and for the history of Jewish women’s writing.

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