Anne Albert/ University of Pennsylvania



Anne Albert is the Katz Center’s Klatt Family Director for Public Programs and Managing Editor of the Jewish Quarterly Review. She earned her B.A. in the History of Religions at Reed College and her Ph.D. in History at the University of Pennsylvania. Her scholarship focuses on early modern Jewish history, especially intellectual history, Jewish-Christian relations, and politics. She is currently completing a book on the political self-conception of the Sephardi Jews of seventeenth-century Amsterdam. Dr. Albert has received fellowship support from the Mellon Foundation, the Foundation for Jewish Culture, the American Association of University Women, and the Fulbright scholars program; and she has taught at Swarthmore College, Bryn Mawr College, Brown University, and Penn