Eileen Watts

Eileen Watts holds a Ph.D. from Bryn Mawr College and has been bibliographer of The Bernard Malamud Society since 1994. She has written widely on Malamud including articles for Routledge's Holocaust Literature, The Encyclopedia of Jewish American Literature, The Magic Worlds of Bernard Malamud, edited by Avery, Studies in American Jewish Literature, Multi-Ethnic Literature of the United States (MELUS), Modern Jewish Literature, and Resources for American Literary Study. She has also written on Allegra Goodman, Chaim Potok, Henry James, Samuel Beckett and most recently, Edna Ferber as a Jewish American writer in Avery's Modern Jewish Women Writers in America. She teaches in suburban Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.