Nancy Sinkoff

Rutgers University

Nancy Sinkoff is the Academic Director of the Allen and Joan Bildner Center for the Study of Jewish Life and Associate Professor of Jewish Studies and History, Rutgers University-New Brunswick. She is author of Out of the Shtetl: Making Jews Modern in the Polish Borderland (2004), “Yidishkayt and the Making of Lucy S. Dawidowicz,” introduction to the reissue of Lucy S. Dawidowicz, From that Place and Time, A Memoir, 1938-1947 (2008), and From Left to Right: Lucy S. Dawidowicz, the New York Intellectuals, and the Politics of Jewish History (forthcoming, Wayne State University Press).