Tobias Brinkmann is Malvin and Lea Bank Associate Professor of Jewish Studies and History at Penn State. His research focuses on migration history, especially Jewish migration within and from Eastern and Central Europe to North America after 1800. He is the author of Sundays at Sinai, A Jewish Congregation in Chicago. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2012, Migration und Transnationalität. Paderborn: Schöningh, 2012, and Von der Gemeinde zur “Community”: Jüdische Einwanderer in Chicago 1840-1900. Osnabrück: Universitätsverlag Rasch, 2002.
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