Hailey Franks

Hailey Franks is a master's student in history and Judaic studies. She received her B.A. at the University of Oklahoma in History/Letters in 2015. Her paper for Alan Levenson’ s "Politicizing Prejudice" course, titled "Self-Criticism or Self-Hatred? From Zunz to Weininger, a Comparison of the Internalization of Antisemitic Ideals," explored how two different men, Leopold Zunz and Otto Weininger, internalized the antisemitic sentiments of the 19th century. Hailey's graduate studies will focus on Medieval and early modern antisemitism, beginning with two semesters of study in Israel at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem