War and Peace in Israeli Literature; Women Write about Women; The Transformation of Hebrew Literature to Cinema; The Shah in Israeli Literature
Dr. Meroz-Aharoni earned her Ph.D. Magna Cum Laude in Middle Eastern Languages and Cultures from Columbia University. Her thesis was on Natan Alterman’s love poetry and the influence of Europe on his early writings in Hebrew. She has been a theater critic as well as a literary critic and a lecturer of contemporary Hebrew literature at Ashkelon Academic College. Currently, she is a director at the Ministry of Culture and Sports and a Board Member of “The Agnon House” in Jerusalem. She has received many academic awards and grants for her writings.