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Renee Perelmutter

Associate Professor of Jewish Studies and Slavic Languages & LIteratures
Director of Undergraduate Studies
Primary office:
785-864-2356
Wescoe Hall
Room 4029
Second office:
Wescoe Hall
Room 2132



Summary

Yiddish and Slavic morphosyntax and pragmatics, general and Jewish folklore, Jewish culture

Education

Ph.D., Slavic Languages and Literatures, University of California

M.A., Slavic Languages and Literatures, University of California

B.A., Linguistics, Hebrew University

Selected Publications

Perelmutter, R. (2013). The Founding Fathers' flamewar: (Im)politeness and community in the Russian blogosphere.

Selected Grants

Perelmutter, Renee , Israeli Russian Online: Contesting Religious Identities through an Immigrant Vernacular, Brandeis University, $2,500, Submitted 01/31/2016 (10/01/2016 - 05/31/2017) . Other University. Status: Funded.


Congratulations Elizabeth Wenger!
Elizabeth Wenger has won the Jack and Lavon Brosseau Creativity Award in writing! Elizabeth was recognized for one of her creative-nonfiction essays “Still Frame,” which is part of her larger undergraduate thesis “Dancing to Utopia.” Wenger’s writing combines personal experiences, quotations, research, and visual markers that guide readers through this creative-nonfiction essay. Wenger is a senior majoring in both English and Slavic Languages and Literatures, and a minor in Jewish Studies and in History. Congratulations Elizabeth!
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