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Tresa Grauer

Tresa Grauer is the Vice President for Thriving Communities at Reconstructing Judaism. She was also a lecturer in the Department of Foreign Literatures and Linguistics at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev for 12 years. Her publications include “Identity Matters: Contemporary Jewish American Writing,” in The Cambridge Companion to Jewish American Literature, eds. Michael Kramer and Hana Wirth-Nesher, and “‘The Changing Same’: Narratives of Contemporary Jewish American Identity,” in Mapping Jewish Identities, ed. Larry Silberstein.

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Susan Sontag

Susan Sontag was one of the most prominent American writers of the twentieth century. Her work across cultural criticism, fiction, drama, and film, as well as her public persona, made her an icon of the New York intelligentsia whose writing on photography, illness, and art continually inspire engagement and debate.

Vivian Gornick

Vivian Gornick is an American essayist, memoirist, and noted second-wave feminist. She is known for bringing a personal lens to political and critical writing.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Tresa Grauer." (Viewed on September 27, 2022) <https://jwa.org/encyclopedia/author/grauer-tresa>.

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