Marla B. Brettschneider

Phone: (603) 862-4676
Office: Political Science, Horton SSC Rm 318, Durham, NH 03824
Marla Brettschneider


  • Ph.D., Political Science, New York University
  • M.A., Political Science, New York University
  • B.A., State University of New York at Binghamton

Research Interests

  • Diversity political theory including: feminist, queer, critical race, Jewish, class
  • Political philosophy

Courses Taught

  • POLT 401: Politics and Society
  • POLT 725: Politics and Literature
  • WS 405: Gender, Power and Privilege
  • WS 796: Adv Top/Capstone Experiences

Selected Publications

Brettschneider, M., Burgess, S., & Keating, C. (2017). LGBTQ Politics A Critical Reader. NYU Press.

Jewish Feminism & Intersectionality (2016). .

Brettschneider, M. (2015). The Jewish Phenomenon in Sub-Saharan Africa Multiple and Conflicting Discourses.

African Jewishness in the European Christian Imaginary (2014).

Kincaid, Diaspora, and Colonial Studies (2012).

Brettschneider, M. (2012). Family Flamboyant, The Race Politics, Queer Families, Jewish Lives. SUNY Press.

Brettschneider, M. (2011). Democratic Theorizing from the Margins. Temple University Press.

Brettschneider, M. (1996). Cornerstones of Peace Jewish Identity Politics and Democratic Theory.

Brettschneider, M. (1996). The Narrow Bridge Jewish Views on Multiculturalism.