Books by Rachel Havrelock

About the Author

Rachel Havrelock is associate professor in the Jewish Studies Program and the Department of English at the University of Illinois at Chicago. She is coauthor of Women on the Biblical Road: Ruth, Naomi, and the Female Journey.

Hometown: Chicago, IL


In the video clip below, Rachel Havrelock discusses the ideas in her book River Jordan: The Mythology of a Dividing Line. This is a portion of an interview conducted by David Zlutnick of Upheaval Productions in San Francisco on November 22, 2011.