PhD Bible and Ancient Near East, Brandeis University in progress

MTS Hebrew Bible/Old Testament, Harvard Divinity School

MS Special Education, Hunter College

BA with honors Religion, Oberlin College


FORTHCOMING. Review of Marjorie Lehman, Jane L. Kanarek, and Simon J. Bronner, eds., Mothers in the Jewish Cultural Imagination. Ancient Jew Review (online).

FORTHCOMING. “From Pain to Redemption: 1 Timothy 2:15 in Its Jewish Context.” In Gender and Second Temple Judaism, edited by Kathy Ehrensberger and Shayna Sheinfeld. Lexington Books/Fortress Press.

FORTHCOMING. “Surfacing in the Wild: The Heroine’s Journey through the Lens of the Biblical Midbar.” In “Who Knows What We’d Ever Make of It, If We Ever Got Our Hands on It?”: The Bible and Margaret Atwood, edited by Rhiannon Graybill and Peter Sabo. Gorgias Press.
2018                Review of Rhiannon Graybill, Are We Not Men? Unstable Masculinity in the Hebrew Prophets.Ancient Jew Review (online).
2013                “Prayer, Petition, and Even Prophecy: The Widow of Zarephath in Word and Image,” in Cult/ure: The Graduate Journal of Harvard Divinity School (now The Graduate Journal of Harvard Divinity School), 8.2.

Upcoming Talks and Conferences

“‘Part of the Same Miracle’: Women and Visual Art in the Dura Europos Synagogue.”  Material Culture and Women’s Religious Experience in Antiquity. Brigham Young University, Provo, UT. March 8-9, 2019.


Society of Biblical Literature

Association of Jewish Studies

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