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Michael Weingrad
Michael Weingrad


Michael Weingrad is the author of American Hebrew Literature: Writing Jewish National Identity in the United States and the editor and translator of Letters to America: Selected Poems of Reuven Ben-Yosef. His essays and reviews, on topics ranging from Israeli fantasy and science fiction to the Jews of Baghdad, have appeared in the Jewish Review of Books, Mosaic, and a range of other magazines and scholarly journals. He has been a Fulbright Fellow at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, the Montague Burton Fellow in Jewish Studies at the University of Leeds, and a Harry Starr Fellow at the Center for Jewish Studies at Harvard. He is professor of Judaic Studies at Portland State University.

Subject Matter Focus

Jewish Studies, Jewish and Hebrew literature

Michael Weingrad

Associate Professor
University Studies & Judaic Studies
office: UCB 465
phone: (503) 725-3085