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Nora Nachumi

Nora
Nachumi

Associate Professor of English

BA, State University of New York at Purchase,
PhD, Graduate Center of the City University of New York,

Dr. Nora Nachumi is an associate professor and associate chair in the Department of English at Stern College for Women. She received a BA in English (with honors) from the State University of New York at Purchase and a PhD in English from the Graduate Center of the City University of New York.

Her areas of expertise include eighteenth and early nineteenth century British literature, women’s literature, and women’s studies. Her published work focuses on writers like Jane Austen, Frances Burney, and Elizabeth Inchbald; on the eighteenth century theatre; and on adapting novels to film.

She has twice been Senior Class Professor of the Year and has received a Dean Bacon award, Senior Faculty member.

She is the author of Acting Like a Lady: British Women Novelists and the Eighteenth–Century Stage (New York: AMS Press, 2008) and of articles and book chapters on eighteenth-century novelists and on Jane Austen and film.

nachumi@yu.edu
917-326-4805

Beren campus - 215 Lexington Ave
Room#707

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Fall 2018
Freshman Honors Seminar
ENGL 1200H

 

Survey of British Lit II
ENGL 2004

 

Women Literature
ENGL 2902

 

Summer 2018
Internship
ENGL 4741

 

Topics in Lit: Intro Level
ENGL 2922

 

Spring 2018
Composition and Rhetoric
ENGL 1100

 

Fiction Film: A Translation
ENGL 2793H

 

Internship
ENGL 4741

 

Intro to Women's Studies
WMNS 1020

 

Women Studies:Theory Practic
ENGL 2901

 

Fall 2017
Composition and Rhetoric
ENGL 1100

 

Survey of British Lit II
ENGL 2004

 

Ways to Reading
ENGL 2000

 

Summer 2017
Internship
ENGL 4741

 

Topics in Lit: Intro Level
ENGL 2922

 

Spring 2017
Composition and Rhetoric
ENGL 1100

 

Internship
ENGL 4741

 

Intro to Women's Studies
WMNS 1020

 

Rise of Novel Rep. of Self
ENGL 3210

 

Women Studies:Theory Practic
ENGL 2901