315 Hagerty Hall
1775 College Road
Areas of Expertise
- Literary theory and criticism
- Modern Hebrew literature and culture
- Yiddish literature and culture
- PhD in Comparative Literature from the University of California, Berkeley
Naomi Brenner studies modern Hebrew and Yiddish literature and culture, as well as literary theory and criticism. Her interests include the changing place of the writer in early twentieth-century Jewish culture, multilingualism within Israeli literature, the politics and poetics of translation, and literary constructions and deconstructions of gender.