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Ivy T. Schweitzer

Professor Ivy SchweitzerAssociate Professor of English
Professor, Department of English and Women's Studies Program


  • Ph.D. in American Literature, Brandeis University

Jewish Studies Courses Taught

  • JWST 55/ENG 67.9/AAAS 84: Performing National Identities: Representations of Blacks and Jews in US Culture
  • JWST 27/ENG 67.11/WGST 51.5: Jewish Women Writers

Recent Scholarship

  • Co-editor, with Susan Castillo, The Literatures of Colonial America: An Anthology, Blackwell 2001

Interests vis a vis Jewish Studies

  • National indentities and performance, black-Jewish relations, gender, sexualities and cultural representations

Last Updated: 12/2/10