Kinneret Lahad

Università Ca' Foscari Venezia

Kinneret Lahad

Kinneret Lahad is an assistant professor at the NCJW Women and Gender Studies Program at Tel Aviv University, Israel. She had been involved in various prestigious research projects, which merited international attention, praise, and materialized in publications in leading journals. Her research interests are interdisciplinary and span the fields of gender studies, sociology and cultural studies. She has written extensively on female singlehood, sociological and feminist theory and her forthcoming book A Table for One: A Critical Reading of Singlehood, Gender and Time will be published by Manchester University Press during 2017. She has also co-edited a book on mechanisms of denial and repression in Israeli society and is currently co-editing an edited book on feminism, emotions and academia to be published by Palgrave. Her current projects include independent and collaborative studies on aunthood, friendships, blended families, feminism and emotions, feminist age studies and solo dinning and belonging. For the last years she has taught in various academic institutions in Israel and Italy. She has been a visiting scholar at Columbia University (NY,USA), a visiting scholar and professor at Venice International and an honorary research fellow at Manchester University (UK).