Shai Ginsburg

Shai Ginsburg

Associate Professor in the Department of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies

External Address: 
John Hope Franklin Center, 2204 Erwin Road, Durham, NC 27708-0414
Internal Office Address: 
Box 90414, Durham, NC 27708-0414
(919) 681-4592
Office Hours: 
Thursday 9:30-11:30 & Friday 11:30-1:30Or By Appointment

Education & Training

  • Ph.D., University of Michigan at Ann Arbor 2001

  • M.A., Hebrew University 1995

  • B.A., Hebrew University 1992

Ginsburg, S. "Literature, Territory, Criticism: Brenner and the "Erets-Israeli" Genre." Theory and Criticism 30 (2007): 39-62.

Ginsburg, S. ""The rock of our very existence": Anton Shammas's Arabesques and the rhetoric of Hebrew literature." Comparative Literature 58.3 (January 1, 2006): 187-204. (Review) Full Text

Ginsburg, S. "Between Language and Land: Moshe Smilansky’s ‘Hawaja Nazar’." Jerusalem Studies in Hebrew Literature 20 (2006): 221-235.

Ginsburg, S. "Hamlet—In search of Language." Efes Shtayim 3 (1995): 153-157.