Screening the Holocaust: Jews, WWII, and World Cinema

LIT263S

Surveys representations of the Jewish Holocaust in World Cinema Explores different filmic strategies employed to represent what is commonly deemed as "beyond representation" Examines the heated debate spurred by a number of Holocaust films. Asks whether anything is permissible in representing such an event: Is there an appropriate way, in contradistinction to inappropriate way, to represent the Jewish Holocaust. One course.

Cross Listings
AMES341S
AMI263S
JEWISHST266S
DOCST266S
Curriculum Codes
EI, CZ, CCI, ALP
Domains of Inquiry
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