Florida International University
Meri-Jane Rochelson is Professor and Associate Chair of English at Florida International University, where she is also affiliated with the programs in Women’s and Gender Studies, Judaic Studies, and Religious Studies. She is the author of A Jew in the Public Arena: The Career of Israel Zangwill (Wayne State University Press, 2008), editor of Zangwill’s 1892 novel Children of the Ghetto (Wayne State UP, 1998), and co-editor of Transforming Genres: New Approaches to British Fiction of the 1890s (Palgrave/Macmillan, 1994). A past president of the Nineteenth Century Studies Association, she has published numerous articles and presented many papers on Victorian and Anglo-Jewish literature and culture. Among other projects, she is currently at work on a Broadview Edition of Israel Zangwill’s The Melting Pot.
Essays in Partial Answers
Israel Zangwill’s Italian Fantasies : Constructing a Self Beyond the Ghetto
Volume 13, Issue 1, January 2015
Episodes in the History of Ideas