HJCS 471 - Reading Hebrew Literature
Section: 001
Term: WN 2009
Subject: Hebrew and Jewish Cultural Studies (HJCS)
Department: LSA Near Eastern Studies
Credits:
4
Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to those who have completed HJCS 381 or JUDAIC 381.
Class Misc Info:
Advisory Prerequisites:
HJCS 302.
Repeatability:
May be repeated for a maximum of 12 credit(s).
Primary Instructor:

Few places around the word are blessed — or burdened — with the diversity and intensity that characterizes Israel. Israeli literature and culture since 1948 has dealt with issues confronting a new nation-state, a state created with a utopian vision but also burdened with a legacy of war and amazingly rapid social change. From the War generation of the late 40's to the new postmodern voices of the 21st century, we will explore the best and most important writers and trends of Israeli literature and culture, examining how they responded to both the dreams and the reality of modern Israel. We will also watch and discuss Israeli films from this period.

All texts are in English translation. There will be an additioanl section for students who can read Hebrew texts in the original.

HJCS 471 - Reading Hebrew Literature
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 
29804
Open
16
 
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TuTh 11:30AM - 1:00PM
Note: Meets together with HJCS/JUDAIC 381.001
002 (DIS)
P
29805
Open
5
 
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Th 5:30PM - 6:30PM
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