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Jewish Studies

First Session, 2020

JWST 235 Israeli Cinema: Gender, Nation, and Ethnicity (ASIA 235) (PWAD 235) (3)

MAYMESTER. The course explores major periods and trends in Israeli cinema. Focus is given to issues pertaining to gender, ethnicity, and the construction of national identity.

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Second Session, 2020

JWST 262 History of the Holocaust: The Destruction of the European Jews (HIST 262, PWAD 262) (3)

Anti-Semitism; the Jews of Europe; the Hitler dictatorship; evolution of Nazi Jewish policy from persecution to the Final Solution; Jewish response; collaborators, bystanders, and rescuers; aftermath.