Film, Literature, Jews

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2019
Subject Name: 
Judaic Studies
Course Number: 
354
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
This course examines the Jews' deep and complicated relationship to the literature, stage, and screen, and how that relationship has influenced cultural, national, and religious identity. Topics include: the theater/literature of religion; film and the immigrant experience; the history of Hollywood; and the work of Jewish actors and directors.
Comments: 
Suitable for Film Studies Certificate.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
16277

Course Sections

Film, Literature, Jews
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0 Olga Gershenson gershenson@judnea.umass.edu W 4:00PM 6:45PM Herter Hall room 202