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HBI Blog: Fresh Ideas From HBI, Anniversary Edition

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Rachel Barenbaum

Author Rachel Barenbaum

Happy Anniversary HBI!

April 18, 2024

During these 25 days, we will feature testimonials from people who tell their own HBI stories. Today, we hear from Rachel Barenbaum, 2022 HBI Scholar in Residence, and author of A Bend in the Stars (2019) and Atomic Anna (2022). She reflects on HBI’s influence on her work.

Lisa Fishbayn Joffe

Dr. Lisa Fishbayn Joffe, Shulamit Reinharz Director of HBI

April 17, 2024

Twenty-five years ago, in a small office at Brandeis, the Hadassah-Brandeis Institute opened its doors to a single scholar, published one book, and gave out 20 HBI Research Awards. Read more from HBI Director Dr. Lisa Fishbayn Joffe