The Daniel E. Koshland Professor in Jewish
Culture and History, Co-Director of Jewish Studies
Steven J. Zipperstein, the Daniel E. Koshland
Professor in Jewish Culture and History at Stanford University,
writes modern Jewish history and has published widely in
professional and popular publications including the New
the Washington Post, New Republic, Partisan
Review and Dissent. His books include The
Jews of Odessa: A Cultural History;
Elusive Prophet: Ahad Ha'am and the Origins of Zionism; Imagining
Russian Jewry: Memory, History, Identity; and Assimilation
and Community: The Jews in Nineteenth-Century Europe.
He is currently writing a cultural history of East European
and Russian Jewry from the eighteenth century to the present,
which will be published by Houghton Mifflin. His biography
of the American Jewish novelist and essayist, Isaac Rosenfeld,
will be completed soon.
Wednesday, April 20, 2005, 7 p.m.
Stanford Writing Center, Basement of Margaret Jacks Hall (Bldg. 460)
back soon to see the transcript of Steven Zipperstein's How I Write