Contemporary Israeli Cinema

LIT217

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. One course.

Cross Listings
AMES241
AMI257
JEWISHST241
WOMENST214
ISLAMST214
Curriculum Codes
W, EI, CCI, ALP
Domains of Inquiry
Medium