Benjamin Harshav

Benjamin Harshav is Professor Emeritus of Comparative Literature, J. & H. Blaustein Professor of Hebrew Language and Literature, Yale University and Professor Emeritus of Literary Theory, Tel Aviv University. He has published dozens of books in English and Hebrew, is founding editor of HaSifrut in Hebrew and Poetics Today in English. Harshav is a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and Laureate of EMeT, the highest Israeli Prize for a lifetime contribution.