Natalie B. Dohrmann (B.A. Princeton University; Ph.D. University of Chicago) teaches in the departments of Religious Studies and History and in the Jewish Studies Program at the University of Pennsylvania. She is Associate Director of the Katz Center for Advanced Judaic Studies and coeditor of the Jewish Quarterly Review. Her research is focused on the Roman cultural context of rabbinic law. She has published articles recently in Public and Private in Ancient Mediterranean Law and Religion, edited by Clifford Ando and Jörg Rüpke ; and Critical Analysis of Law. She is coeditor with Annette Reed of Jews, Christians, and the Roman Empire: The Poetics of Power in Late Antiquity.