AboutVice Provost for Academic Operations; Professor of Literatures, Cultures, and Languages; Professor of English.
EducationA. B., English Literature, Princeton University, 1988
M. Phil., Renaissance Studies, University of Cambridge, 1990
Ph. D., English Literature, Yale University, 1995
PublicationsMilton and the Rabbis: Hebraism, Hellenism, and Christianity. Columbia UP, 2001
Hebraica Veritas: Christian Hebraists, Jews, and the Study of Judaism in Early Modern Europe. With Allison Coudert. U of Pennsylvania P, 2004
Fictions of Conversion: Jews, Christians, and Cultures of Change in Early Modern England. U Pennsylvania P, 2013.
MembershipsModern Languages Association
Milton Society of America
Renaissance Society of America
Association of Jewish Studies