Mintz, Alan L.

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MINTZ, Alan L.

MINTZ, Alan L. American. Genres: Cultural/Ethnic topics, Literary criticism and history, Theology/Religion, Autobiography/Memoirs. Career: Columbia University, NYC, assistant professor of Hebrew, 1977-81; University of Maryland at College Park, assistant professor, 1981-83, associate professor, 198388, Robert H. Smith Professor of Hebrew Literature, 1988-92, director of Meyerhoff Center for Jewish Studies, 1981-88; Brandeis University, Waltham, MA, Braun Professor of Modern Hebrew Literature, 1992-. Publications: George Eliot and the Novel of Vocation, 1977; HURBAN: Responses to Catastrophe in Hebrew Literature, 1984; Banished from Their Father's Table: Loss of Faith and Hebrew Autobiography, 1989; Popular Culture and the Shaping of Holocaust Memory in America, 2001; Translating Israel, 2001. EDITOR: (co-) New Jews, 1971; Reading Hebrew Literature, 2002. Work represented in anthologies. Contributor of articles and reviews to scholarly journals and popular magazines. Address: Dept of Hebrew Language, Jewish Theological Seminary, 3080 Broadway, New York, NY 10027, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]