Chana Kronfeld

kronfeld@berkeley.edu http://nes.berkeley.edu/Web_Kronfeld/Kronfeld.html

Professor Kronfeld’s research, teaching, and writing focus on Modern Hebrew, Yiddish, and other  Jewish themes. She has appointments in Department of Near Eastern Studies, Department of Comparative Literature, and the Program for Jewish Studies. In 2011, she was named a Fellow at the American Academy of Jewish Research. Her editorial work includes serving as general series co-editor (with Daniel Boyarin and Naomi Seidman) ofContraversions: Jews and Other Differences,published by Stanford University Press (1997–2000).