CONTRIBUTOR

Hannah Pollin-Galay

Tel Aviv University

Hannah Pollin-Galay is Senior Lecturer of Yiddish and Holocaust Studies in the Department of Literature at Tel Aviv University and author of Ecologies of Witnessing: Language, Place and Holocaust Testimony (Yale University Press, 2018). She previously worked as a youth educator at Leyvik House, the Union for Yiddish Writers and Journalists in Israel. Her work has appeared in journals such as Prooftexts, Jewish Social Studies, and Holocaust and Genocide Studies.

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