Director, The Black and Jewish Forum

Dr. Eli Rosenblatt received his Ph.D. in Jewish Studies from the University of California, Berkeley. His dissertation examined the reception of racial and racist language in the Yiddish literature of Eastern Europe and southern Africa. He is currently working on a book about the nexus of Jewish culture and racial politics in four urban complexes. He has taught at UC-Berkeley, George Washington University, and Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service. He is currently an Institute Fellow at the Frankel Institute for Advanced Judaic Studies at the University of Michigan.