About Naomi Sokoloff

Professor Naomi Sokoloff's research interests cover a range of modern Jewish writing, with a special focus on the representation of childhood in narrative, on Holocaust studies, and on feminist criticism. Visit Professor Sokoloff's blog on Hebrew language and culture to learn more about the modern Hebrew language, Israeli culture, and the Modern Hebrew program at the University of Washington.   Professor Sokoloff's publications include Imagining the Child in Modern Jewish Fiction (Johns Hopkins University Press, 1992) and a number of edited volumes, including Gender and Text in Modern Hebrew and Yiddish Literature (The Jewish Theological Seminary of America, 1992) and Traditions and Transitions in Israel Studies: Books on Israel, Vol. VI (SUNY Press , 2002). She has served on the editorial boards of Prooftexts, Shofar, and Hebrew Studies. Her most recent book is Boundaries of Jewish Identity, edited with Susan A. Glenn (UW Press, 2010).