Kathryn Hellerstein

Kathryn Hellerstein

Contact Information

748 Williams Hall
215-898-7103
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Associate Professor of Germanic Languages


Research Interests:


Yiddish literature, especially poetry; literary translation, translation history and theory; Jewish American literature; gender and Jewish literature; Jewish film; East/West connections; Modernism. A Question of Tradition: Women Poets in Yiddish, 1586-1987Paper Bridges: Selected Poems of Kadya MolodowskyJewish American Literature: A Norton Anthology, co-editor; Women and Jewish Poetry: Nashim, 19 (June 2010), editor; Studies in American Jewish Literature (SAJL): Jewish American Poetry (Special Issue, Spring, 2015), co-editor.