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Winner, Gradiva Award for Best Historical Book, National Association for the Advancement of Psychoanalysis (2010)

Finalist, Best First Book in the History of Religions, American Academy of Religion (2010)


Press / Reviews
Stephen Frosh, "Review of Racial Fever: Freud and the Jewish Question," Psychoanalysis and History, Vol. 13, No. 1 (2011): 139-141.

Laura Levitt, “Review of Racial Fever: Freud and the Jewish Question,” AJS Review: Journal of the Association for Jewish Studies, Vol. 34, No. 2 (Dec. 2010).
Anthony D. Kauders, “Review of Racial Fever: Freud and the Jewish Question,” Medaon: Magazin für Jüdisches Leben in Forschung und Bildung (June 2010).

Sander Gilman, “Review of Racial Fever: Freud and the Jewish Question,” Shofar: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Jewish Studies (2010).
“2009 in Art and Culture: Forward Fives,” The Jewish Daily Forward (Jan. 1, 2010).

Radio Interview with Tamara Kramer on Shtetl on the Shortwave, CKUT 90.3 FM, Montreal (Nov. 6, 2009).
Podcast Interview with Sara Ivry, "Race Relations: Freud and his theories on the inheritance of Jewishness," Tablet Magazine (Oct. 21, 2009).

Ben Moser, “New Books,” Harper's Magazine (Oct. 2009), p. 68.

Leo Goldberger, “Freud’s Foreskin, Moses the Egyptian, and Other Tales of God, Man, and Jewishness,” Goldberg [Danish magazine of Jewish arts and culture], No. 15 (Sep. 2009), pp. 8-10.

Josh Lambert, “On the Bookshelf,” Tablet Magazine (Sep. 8, 2009). 

Peer Reviewed Journals
A Matter of Distinction: On Recent Work by Jan Assmann,” AJS Review: Journal of the Association for Jewish Studies, Vol. 34, No. 2 (Dec. 2010).
Freud’s ‘Lamarckism’ and the Politics of Racial Science,” Journal of the History of Biology, Vol. 41, No. 1 (2008).
Jewish American Circumcision” (Review Essay on Leonard B. Glick’s Marked in Your Flesh: Circumcision from Ancient Judea to Modern America and Eric Kline Silverman’s From Abraham to America: A History of Jewish Circumcision), invited essay, Theology and Sexuality, Vol. 13, No. 3 (May 2007).

Chapters in Books
“Breathing Traces: A Virtual Archive of Life,” published as “Virtuelle Bilder und Doubles mit Hillel Schwartz/Eliza Slavet” in Life Sciences Kunst-Medien, ed. Sabine Flach and Sigrid Weigel. Kromsdorf/Weimar: VDG-Weimar (forthcoming).
“Freud’s Theory of Jewishness: For Better and For Worse,” Freud and His Jewish World, ed. Arnold Richards. Jefferson, NC: McFarland (2010).
“Interview with Robert Ashley,” Writing Aloud: The Sonics of Language, ed. Brandon Labelle and Christoph Migone. Los Angeles: Errant Bodies Press (2001), pp. 203-219.

Other publications
“Portrait of Everything That Is Not In The Book,” Convolution: Journal for Experimental Criticism, Vol. 1, No. 1 (Spring 2010): 150-165.

Let All Who Are Hungry Come And Eat,” The Jewish Week (Apr. 3, 2009).
Sigmund Freud’s Racial Theory of Jewishness,” invited essay for special issue on “Jews and Race” in Perspectives, the magazine of the Association for Jewish Studies (Fall 2007).
“Die Simpsons: Auf der Suche nach der Stimme Amerikas” [“The Simpsons: In Search of America’s Voice”], Voices Series, Frankfurter Allgemeiner Zeitung, No. 183 (Aug. 9, 2004): 34. Broadcast on Südwestrundfunk (Jun. 11, 2004).