teaches Ethnic and Racial Studies and Sociology in Trinity College Dublin. Her latest book is Israel and the Daughters of the Shoah: Re-occupying the Territories of Silence
(Berghahn Books, 2000). Ronit is the editor of Gender and Catastrophe
(Zed Books, 1997); and co-editor, with Nahla Abdo, of Women and the Politics of Military Confrontation: Palestinian and Israeli Gendered Narratives of Dislocation
(Berghahn Books, 2002), and with Robbie McVeigh, of Racism and Anti-racism in Ireland
(Beyond the Pale, 2002). An edited collection for 2003 is Representing the Shoah for the 21st Century
(Berghahn Books, 2003).