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Lisa Epstein

Lisa Epstein received her Ph.D. in Jewish Studies from Yale University. She was Director of Research at the Weinreich Center of the YIVO Institute for Jewish Research and taught modern Jewish history at Vassar College. Epstein currently teaches at the Abraham Joshua Heschel High School in Manhattan.

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