Joanne Jacobson

Joanne Jacobson is writing a memoir about growing up Jewish in suburban America in the fifties. She teaches American literature and American studies at Yeshiva University.

Exploding Plastic Inevitable Exploding Plastic Inevitable

The fifties may have been the last great moment when Americans entrusted their dreams of transformation to the material world.

Dec 9, 1999 / Books & the Arts / Joanne Jacobson