Levenson, Alan T. 1960-

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Levenson, Alan T. 1960-


Born June 24, 1960, in NY; son of Larry Levenson (a writer) and Doris Hettmansberger (a teacher); married; wife's name Hilary; children: Benjamin. Ethnicity: "Jewish." Education: Brown University, B.A., M.A. (magna cum laude); Ohio State University, Ph.D.


Home—Cleveland, OH. Office—Siegal College, 26500 Shaker Blvd., Beachwood, OH 44122. E-mail—[email protected]


Siegal College, Beachwood, OH, professor of Jewish history, 1990—.


Modern Jewish Thinkers: An Introduction, Jason Aronson (Northvale, NJ), 2000, 2nd edition published as An Introduction to Modern Jewish Thinkers: From Spinoza to Soloveitchik, Rowman & Littlefield (Lanham, MD), 2006.

Between Philosemitism and Antisemitism: Defenses of Jews and Judaism in Germany, 1871-1932, University of Nebraska Press (Lincoln, NE), 2004.

The Story of Joseph: A Journey of Jewish Interpretation, Department of Religious Studies, College of William and Mary (Williamsburg, VA), 2004.