CONTEMPORARY ISRAELI CINEMA

JEWISHST 241

A comparative approach to Israeli cinema, in the context of American and European cinemas. Cinema and nationalism. Cinematic representations of social, political, racial, and ethnic tensions and fissures: social gap, immigration to and emigration from Israel, militarism and civil society, masculinity and femininity, and the Israeli-Arab conflict. Popular culture and its relationship with high culture. Instructor: Ginsburg

Day / Time: 

MW 04:40 PM-05:55 PM

Location: 

Class Bldg 135

Instructor: 

Rachkovsky, Tamar

Section: 

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