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Elijah Teitelbaum


–PhD Candidate (Theology and Religious Studies), University of Cambridge. (Provisional thesis title: "Reappraising an American Jewish Nostalgic Image: The Old World as Mid-20th Century Visual Experience.")

–MPhil (Theology and Religious Studies), University of Cambridge. (Thesis: "Post-Secular Judaism: Locating Religion in the American Diaspora.")

–BA (Religious Studies, Honours), Mount Allison University, Canada.

Subject area and speciality

Study of religion specialists:
Jewish studies specialists:

The role and experience of nostalgia in 20th-century American Jewish communities

Research Interests

Diasporic Judaism (19th-21st centuries)

Nostalgia and heritage

Visual Culture

Identity and representation



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