Julian Levinson

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Julian Levinson

Samuel Shetzer Associate Professor of American Jewish Studies

Office Location(s): 5125 Angell Hall
Phone: 734.764.2276
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  • Affiliation(s)
    • English Language & Literature
  • About

    Samuel Shetzer Professor in American Jewish Studies

    The endowed chair in American Jewish Studies honors the memory of Samuel Shetzer, a native of Suwalki, Poland, who immigrated to Detroit, Michigan, in the early 1920s. He had an abiding interest in Jewish affairs and a strong commitment to Jewish education. Julian A. Levinson, Associate Professor of English Language and Literature at the University of Michigan, is the first incumbent of the Shetzer chair.

  • Research Areas of Interest
    • American Jewish Studies and Literature
    • Modern Yiddish Culture
    • the Bible as Literature
  • Selected Publications:
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