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Identity, History and Culture in Israeli Cinema
RELI 485 SP
The course illuminates trends and processes in Israeli cultural history, as articulated in Israeli films from the 1960s to present day Israel. Topics include diverse aspects of Israeli society and culture: history and
memory, nationality, ethnicity, gender, "cult" films and their impact on Israeli culture.
Kronish, Amy W., WORLD CINEMA: ISRAEL, NJ: Associated University Presses and UK: Flicks Books, (1996)
Kronish, Amy and Safirman, Costel, ISRAELI FILM-A REFERENCE GUIDE, Wesport, Connecticut and London: Praeger,
Loshitzky, Yosefa, IDENTITY
POLITICS ON THE ISRAELI SCREEN, Austin: University Texas Press, (2002)
Regev, Motti and Seroussi, Edwin, POPULAR MUSIC AND NATIONAL CULTURE IN ISRAEL, Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press,
Shohat, Ella, ISRAELI CINEMA:
EAST/WEST AND THE POLITICS OF REPRESENTATION, Austin: University of Texas Press, (1989)
EXAMINATIONS AND ASSIGNMENTS
Short papers, final exam
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS and/or COMMENTS
Reli485 is a half credit course and will begin on Monday, March 27.
For questions about RELI485 please contact Jeremy Zwelling at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Credit for this course will be counted towards the
Jewish and Israel Studies
Certificate, but not towards the Religion major.
The Wednesday class will most likely run until 5:00 p.m.
Gen Ed Area Dept:
Links to Web Resources For This Course.
- Instructor(s): Talmon-Bohm,Miri
- Times: .M.W... 02:40PM-04:00PM; Location: SCIE141;
- Reserved Seats: (Total Limit: 30)
- SR. major: 2 Jr. major: 2
- SR. non-major: 7 Jr. non-major: 7 SO: 6 FR: 6
- Curricular Renewal: Reading Non-Verbal Texts
Last Updated on MAR-30-2006
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