Marina Zilbergerts

Slavic

Assistant Professor

zilbergerts@wisc.edu

Office Number: 1350 Van Hise Hall


Language(s): Hebrew, Russian, Yiddish, Aramaic

Research/Language Interests: Hebrew and Yiddish Literature, Rabbinic literature and thought, Nineteenth-century Russian literature and intellectual history, Literature and religion.

About Me: I work on Jewish literature and thought of the 19th and 20th centuries with additional concentrations in Russian literature and intellectual culture of that time. I am interested in the interplay between the production of secular literature and the religious study of texts.

Affiliated Departments: Center for Jewish Studies

Education:
• Stanford University, Ph.D. in Comparative Literature
• Graduate Theological Union, Berkeley, M.A.
• Yeshiva University, New York, B.A.