Marla Segol

PhD

Marla Segol

Marla Segol

PhD

Marla Segol

PhD

Interests

Kabbalah; Jewish magic; the history of the body in religion

Contact Information

1023 Clemens Hall

Buffalo NY, 14260

Phone: (716) 645-2306

marlaseg@buffalo.edu

My focus is on sexuality and the body in Jewish mysticism and magic, and in contemporary New Age Religion.

Education

  • PhD, Comparative Literature, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, 2001

Books

  • "Sexuality, Sociality and Cosmology in Medieval Literary Texts" – Co-edited with Jennifer Brown. Palgrave, New Middle Ages. January, 2013.
  • "Words and Image in Medieval Kabbalah: the Texts, Commentaries and Diagrams of the ‘Sefer Yetsirah’" – Palgrave, New Middle Ages, 2012.
  • "Religious Conversion, History, and Genre in Floire et Blancheflor, Aucassin et Nicolette, and Flamenca" – Lambert Academic Publishing, 2012.