Yehuda Kurtzer and Claire Sufrin

Yehuda Kurtzer and Claire Sufrin are editors of The New Jewish Canon. Yehuda Kurtzer is the President of the Shalom Hartman Institute of North America, and the host of the Institute’s Identity/Crisis podcast. Yehuda is a leading thinker and author on the meaning of Israel to American Jews, on Jewish history and Jewish memory, and on questions of leadership and change in American Jewish life. Claire Sufrin is Associate Professor of Instruction and Assistant Director of Jewish Studies in the Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies at Northwestern University. Her research and teaching focus on modern Jewish thought, religion and literature, Judaism and gender, and post-Holocaust theology.