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Michael Gluzman

Michael Gluzman is Associate Professor of Comparative Literature atTel Aviv University. He is the author of The Politics of Canonicity (2003).
Re-inventing the Jewish Man: Daniel Boyarin, Michael Gluzman
In his provocative Unheroic Conduct: The Rise of Heterosexuality and the Invention of the Jewish Man (1997), Daniel Boyarin argues that gender roles are not universal and traces the early Jewish ideal of the gentle, receptive male as the object of female desire in Diaspora society. Michael Gluzman, in The Zionist Body, focuses on Zionism’s promise of an erotic revolution and the creation of a more vigorous and muscular type of man as symbol...