Jennifer Sartori

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Jennifer Sartori is JWA’s Communications Director and Encyclopedia Editor. She received her BA in History with a concentration in Feminist and Gender Studies from Haverford College and her MA and PhD in History from Emory University. Her research has focused on the shaping of modern Jewish identities, from her graduate work on the education of Jewish girls in nineteenth- and twentieth-century France through her current study of adoption and Jewish identity in the United States today. She is also Co-Director, with Dr. Jayne Guberman, of the Adoption & Jewish Identity Project.

Blog Posts

Jennifer Sartori holding her baby baby daughter

For Jewish Adoptive Mothers Like Me, Mother’s Day is Anything But Simple

Jennifer Sartori

The “Hallmark holiday” stopped being torturous after I adopted my daughter. But it will always be complicated.

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