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Sara R. Horowitz

Department of Humanities
Department of Languages, Literatures and Linguistics

Professor
 
Office: Kaneff Tower, 755
Phone: 416-736-2100 Ext: 77097
Emailsrh@yorku.ca
 
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   Area of Specialization

Comparative Literature and Jewish Studies



Degrees

PhD, Brandeis University

Research Interests

Arts and Culture , Comparative Literature, Jewish Studies, Holocaust Studies

Selected Publications

Lessons and Legacies of the Holocaust X: Back to the Sources. Northwestern University Press, 2012.

Voicing the Void. Muteness and Memory in Holocaust Fiction. New York: State University of New York Press, 1997.

'The Literary Afterlives of Anne Frank.' Anne Frank Unbound: Media, Imagination, Memory. Ed. Barbara Kirschenblatt-Gimblet and Jeffrey Shandler. Indiana University Press, 2012.

'Lovin' Me, Lovin' Jew: Gender, Intermarriage, and Metaphor.' Antisemitism and Philosemitism in the Twentieth and Twenty-first Centuries: Representing Jews, Jewishness, and Modern Culture. Ed. Phyllis Lassner and Lara Trubowitz. Newark, DE: University of Delaware Press, 2008, 196-216.

‘The Gender of Good and Evil: Women and Holocaust Memory.’ Gray Zones: Ambiguity and Compromise in the Holocaust and its Aftermath. Ed. Jonathan Petropoulos and John Roth. New York: Berghahn Books: 2005, 165-78.

'But is it Good for the Jews? Spielberg's Schindler and the Aesthetics of Atrocity.' Spielberg's Holocaust: Critical Perspectives on Schindler's List. Ed. Yosefa Loshitsky. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1997. 119-139.

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Books

Lessons and Legacies of the Holocaust X: Back to the Sources. Northwestern University Press, 2012.

Voicing the Void. Muteness and Memory in Holocaust Fiction. New York: State University of New York Press, 1997.

Jewish American Women Writers: A Bio-Bibliographical and Critical Sourcebook. Ed. Sarah Horowitz, Ann Shapiro, Ellen Schiff, and Miryam Glazer. Boston: Greenwood Press, 1994.

Book Chapters

'The Literary Afterlives of Anne Frank.' Anne Frank Unbound: Media, Imagination, Memory. Ed. Barbara Kirschenblatt-Gimblet and Jeffrey Shandler. Indiana University Press, 2012.

'Literature.' The Oxford Handbook of Holocaust Studies. Ed. John Roth and Peter Hayes. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2010, 428-443.

'Lovin' Me, Lovin' Jew: Gender, Intermarriage, and Metaphor.' Antisemitism and Philosemitism in the Twentieth and Twenty-first Centuries: Representing Jews, Jewishness, and Modern Culture. Ed. Phyllis Lassner and Lara Trubowitz. Newark, DE: University of Delaware Press, 2008, 196-216.

‘The Gender of Good and Evil: Women and Holocaust Memory.’ Gray Zones: Ambiguity and Compromise in the Holocaust and its Aftermath. Ed. Jonathan Petropoulos and John Roth. New York: Berghahn Books: 2005, 165-78.

'Engendering Trauma Memory.' Women in the Holocaust. Ed. D. Ofer and L. Weitzman. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1998. 364-378.

'But is it Good for the Jews? Spielberg's Schindler and the Aesthetics of Atrocity.' Spielberg's Holocaust: Critical Perspectives on Schindler's List. Ed. Yosefa Loshitsky. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1997. 119-139.

'The Paradox of Jewish Studies in the New Academy.' InsiderlOutsider: American Jews and Multiculturalism. Ed. D. Biale, M. Galchinsky, S. Heschel. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1998. 116 - 130.

Journal Articles

'Kaddish: The Final Frontier.' Studies in American Jewish Literature 29 (2010): 49-67.

'Gender, Genocide, and Jewish Memory.' Prooftext 20.1&2 (January 2000): 158-190.

Current Courses

TermCourse NumberSectionTitleType 
Fall/Winter 2014-2015 AP/HEB3630 6.0  Israeli Cinema: Culture, Values, Art LGCL Course Website 


Area of Specialization

Comparative Literature and Jewish Studies


Degrees

PhD, Brandeis University


Research Interests:

Arts and Culture , Comparative Literature, Jewish Studies, Holocaust Studies

Selected Publications

Lessons and Legacies of the Holocaust X: Back to the Sources. Northwestern University Press, 2012.

Voicing the Void. Muteness and Memory in Holocaust Fiction. New York: State University of New York Press, 1997.

'The Literary Afterlives of Anne Frank.' Anne Frank Unbound: Media, Imagination, Memory. Ed. Barbara Kirschenblatt-Gimblet and Jeffrey Shandler. Indiana University Press, 2012.

'Lovin' Me, Lovin' Jew: Gender, Intermarriage, and Metaphor.' Antisemitism and Philosemitism in the Twentieth and Twenty-first Centuries: Representing Jews, Jewishness, and Modern Culture. Ed. Phyllis Lassner and Lara Trubowitz. Newark, DE: University of Delaware Press, 2008, 196-216.

‘The Gender of Good and Evil: Women and Holocaust Memory.’ Gray Zones: Ambiguity and Compromise in the Holocaust and its Aftermath. Ed. Jonathan Petropoulos and John Roth. New York: Berghahn Books: 2005, 165-78.

'But is it Good for the Jews? Spielberg's Schindler and the Aesthetics of Atrocity.' Spielberg's Holocaust: Critical Perspectives on Schindler's List. Ed. Yosefa Loshitsky. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1997. 119-139.

All Publications

Books

Lessons and Legacies of the Holocaust X: Back to the Sources. Northwestern University Press, 2012.

Voicing the Void. Muteness and Memory in Holocaust Fiction. New York: State University of New York Press, 1997.

Jewish American Women Writers: A Bio-Bibliographical and Critical Sourcebook. Ed. Sarah Horowitz, Ann Shapiro, Ellen Schiff, and Miryam Glazer. Boston: Greenwood Press, 1994.

Book Chapters

'The Literary Afterlives of Anne Frank.' Anne Frank Unbound: Media, Imagination, Memory. Ed. Barbara Kirschenblatt-Gimblet and Jeffrey Shandler. Indiana University Press, 2012.

'Literature.' The Oxford Handbook of Holocaust Studies. Ed. John Roth and Peter Hayes. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2010, 428-443.

'Lovin' Me, Lovin' Jew: Gender, Intermarriage, and Metaphor.' Antisemitism and Philosemitism in the Twentieth and Twenty-first Centuries: Representing Jews, Jewishness, and Modern Culture. Ed. Phyllis Lassner and Lara Trubowitz. Newark, DE: University of Delaware Press, 2008, 196-216.

‘The Gender of Good and Evil: Women and Holocaust Memory.’ Gray Zones: Ambiguity and Compromise in the Holocaust and its Aftermath. Ed. Jonathan Petropoulos and John Roth. New York: Berghahn Books: 2005, 165-78.

'Engendering Trauma Memory.' Women in the Holocaust. Ed. D. Ofer and L. Weitzman. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1998. 364-378.

'But is it Good for the Jews? Spielberg's Schindler and the Aesthetics of Atrocity.' Spielberg's Holocaust: Critical Perspectives on Schindler's List. Ed. Yosefa Loshitsky. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1997. 119-139.

'The Paradox of Jewish Studies in the New Academy.' InsiderlOutsider: American Jews and Multiculturalism. Ed. D. Biale, M. Galchinsky, S. Heschel. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1998. 116 - 130.

Journal Articles

'Kaddish: The Final Frontier.' Studies in American Jewish Literature 29 (2010): 49-67.

'Gender, Genocide, and Jewish Memory.' Prooftext 20.1&2 (January 2000): 158-190.


Teaching:

Current Courses

TermCourse NumberSectionTitleType 
Fall/Winter 2014-2015 AP/HEB3630 6.0  Israeli Cinema: Culture, Values, Art LGCL Course Website