Alona Bach
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Alona Bach

Alona is interested in cultural histories of technology, particularly in relation to religion and domesticity. Her current research focuses on representations of electric light in interwar Yiddish-language print culture. Alona holds an MPhil in History and Philosophy of Science from the University of Cambridge and a BA in History of Science and Dramatic Arts from Harvard University. Prior to HASTS, she worked as a curatorial assistant and actor.

Key words

history of technology; Yiddish; religion; material culture; gender



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