Kirsten Fermaglich is Assistant Professor of History and Jewish Studies at Michigan State University. She is writing a book on American Jewish writers in the 1960s who developed analogies between Nazi concentration camps and American society.
Josette Capriles Goldish is a graduate of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the MIT Sloan School of Management. She is currently completing a study of the migration and religious assimilation of Curaçao's Sephardic Jews who migrated away from that island to other Caribbean locations during the nineteenth century.
Batya Miller is a practicing attorney and a doctoral candidate in American Jewish History at the Jewish Theological Seminary of America. She is writing her dissertation on the role of Jews in the creation of New York City's Children's Court.
Stephen H. Norwood is Professor of History and Judaic Studies at the University of Oklahoma. His most recent publication is Strikebreaking and Intimidation: Mercenaries and Masculinity in Twentieth-Century America. He is co-editor (with Professor Eunice G. Pollack) of the Encyclopedia of American Jewish History, scheduled for publication in 2006.
Jonathan D. Sarna is the Joseph H. & Belle Braun Professor of American Jewish History at Brandeis University and chairs the Academic Advisory and Editorial Board of the Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives. He is the author or editor of more than twenty books on American Jewish history and life, the most recent of which, American Judaism: A History, has just been published by Yale University Press.
Rona Sheramy is executive director of the Association for Jewish Studies. Her previous article in American Jewish History was on the Women's Division of the American Jewish Congress and the anti-Nazi boycott movement. She is currently working on a book about the history of Holocaust education in the American Jewish community from 1945 to the present. [End Page iv]