University of Pittsburgh

Faculty

Barbara S. Burstin

Lecturer
PhD, University of Pittsburgh (1986)

University of Pittsburgh
Department of History
3702 Posvar Hall
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
412-648-7480
burstin@pitt.edu

Field(s)

The United States and the Holocaust

 

Teaching

The United States and the Holocaust
Jews in the United States
Pride and Prejudice in American History


Selected Publications

Steel City Jews: A History of Pittsburgh and its Jewish Community 1840-1915, Barbara S. Burstin (2008)

After the Holocaust: The Migration of Polish Jews and Polish Christians to Pittsburgh After World War II, University of Pittsburgh Press (1991)

A Jewish Legacy: Pittsburgh (Film)


Honors/Awards

The Oskar Halecki Book Award (1991)
The Solon J. Buck Award (1987)
Nomination for a Regional EMMY for A Jewish Legacy (2000)
Columbus Film Festival Award in Education and Humanities (1999)


Project(s)