Graduate Student Bios

Yarden has a BA in history and linguistics and an MA in culture research, both from Tel Aviv University. She is currently a doctoral candidate working on her dissertation, entitled: "Soviet and Jewish: the Jewish Anti Fascist Committee between Universal Being and Particular Suffering," where she examines Soviet Jewish identity as an emblem of the Soviet tension between the universal and the particular. Her work combines historical research with critical theory and Freudian and Lacanian psychoanalysis.