Emanuel S. Goldsmith
PhD, Brandeis, Rabbinical Ordination, Jewish Theological Seminary
Emanuel S. Goldsmith was Professor of Yiddish and Jewish Studies. He has lectured widely on modern Jewish literature and thought, and is a recognized authority on the writings of Mordecai M. Kaplan, having co-edited both The American Judaism of Mordecai Kaplan and Dynamic Judaism: The Essential Writings of Mordecai Kaplan. He has also written the essay on Kaplan in the forthcoming Dictionary of Modern American Philosophy. His other publications include Thinkers and Teachers of Modern Judaism and Events and Movements in Modern Judaism. On the subject of Yiddish literature, his signal contributions include Modern Yiddish Culture: The Story of the Yiddish Language Movement and the two-volume anthology Yiddish Literature in America 1980-2000 (in Yiddish).
The American Judaism of Mordecai M. Kaplan - Edited by Emanuel S. Goldsmith, Mel Scult and Robert M. Seltzer
Dynamic Judaism - The Essential Writings of Mordecai M. Kaplan - Edited by Emanuel S. Goldsmith and Mel Scult
Confluence of Spiritual and Poetic Quests in the writings of H. Leivick - by Emanuel S. Goldsmith