Darshanit Dr. Miriam Udel

Advanced Kollel: Executive Ordination, Class of 2019

Udel

Darshanit Dr. Miriam Udel is associate professor of German Studies and Jewish Studies at Emory University, focusing on modern Jewish literatures and cultures, especially Yiddish. She holds a AB in Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations and a PhD in Comparative Literature from Harvard University. She’s studied at Midreshet Lindenbaum and MaTaN and directed Drisha’s Dr. Beth Samuels Summer High School Program. Her first book, Never Better!: The Modern Jewish Picaresque (University of Michigan Press, 2016), won a National Jewish Book Award. Her anthology of Yiddish children’s literature, Honey on the Page, will appear with New York University Press in October 2020.

Available Writings

Title
Type
Category
Topic
Year
From Hatchlings to Saplings: Shabbat Shira and Tu Bishevat
Dvar Torah
Shemot
B'Shalach
2019/5779
Naming Moses, Naming Our Experience
Dvar Torah
Vayikra
Vayikra
2018/5778
Balak Burlesque
Dvar Torah
Bamidbar
Balak
2018/5778

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