Department of Germanic
and Slavic Studies

Newcomb Hall 305
Tulane University
New Orleans, LA 70118

Phone: 504-865-5276
Fax: 504-865-5277

Photos thanks to
Professor Brumfield
and A. Carr.


Brian Horowitz | e-mail
Jones 312 C | 504-862-3075

Chair of Germanic and Slavic Studies
Professor of Russian and Jewish Studies

Professor Brian Horowitz, Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley (1993), is a specialist in East European Jewish literature and history.

A prodigious publisher, Professor Horowitz has completed five journal articles during the past academic year and four encyclopedia articles. He is presently close to finishing a book on the Russian intelligentsia in late czarist Russia. Previously he published an original monograph, The Myth of A. S. Pushkin in Russia's Silver Age (Northwestern University Press, 1996).

He is the recipient of several prestigious research fellowships, including a Fulbright award, the Alexander Von Humboldt award from the German government and a Yad Hanadiv fellowship for study at Hebrew University.

Professor Horowitz was Director of Jewish Studies from July 1, 2003 through June 30, 2010.

Brian Horowitz's CV (pdf) profile

Tulane U., Dept. of Germanic & Slavic Studies, Newcomb Hall 305, New Orleans, LA 70118 504-865-5276