JUDAIC 318 - Humanities Topics in Judaism
Section: 003 Blacks and Jews: Arab World
Term: FA 2018
Subject: Judaic Studies (JUDAIC)
Department: LSA Judaic Studies
Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
HU
Waitlist Capacity:
99
Repeatability:
May be repeated for a maximum of 8 credit(s). May be elected more than once in the same term.
Primary Instructor:

This course delves into the history of Blackness and Jewishness throughout the Middle East. Specifically, this course explores parallels between the struggles of Blacks and Jews in modern history. Students explore the ways in which diasporic identities are constructed and reconstructed over time and space. We will discuss the flexible and interrelated nature of the categories of Blackness and Jewishness across different cultural, historical, and temporal contexts.


What linkages can be drawn between civil rights struggles in Israel and America?
How does the history of slavery intersect with the status of Jews in the Middle East?
Where do Ethiopian Jews fit into the categories of Blackness/Jewishness?
What is the image of the Black in Jewish Culture?
How does black anti-colonial thought relate to Jewish intellectual thought?

JUDAIC 318 - Humanities Topics in Judaism
Schedule Listing
001 (REC)
P
25218
Open
2
 
-
M 10:00AM - 11:30AM
W 10:00AM - 11:30AM
002 (REC)
P
28572
Closed
0
 
-
TuTh 11:30AM - 1:00PM
003 (REC)
P
28730
Closed
0
 
-
MW 2:30PM - 4:00PM
004 (REC)
P
31245
Open
3
 
-
TuTh 1:00PM - 2:30PM
005 (REC)
P
31246
Open
14
 
-
TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM
The partner U-M / Barnes & Noble Education textbook website is the official way for U-M students to view their upcoming textbook or course material needs, whether they choose to buy from Barnes & Noble Education or not. Students also can view a customized list of their specific textbook needs by clicking a "View/Buy Textbooks" link in their course schedule in Wolverine Access.

Click the button below to view and buy textbooks for JUDAIC 318.003

View/Buy Textbooks
Syllabi are available to current LSA students. IMPORTANT: These syllabi are provided to give students a general idea about the courses, as offered by LSA departments and programs in prior academic terms. The syllabi do not necessarily reflect the assignments, sequence of course materials, and/or course expectations that the faculty and departments/programs have for these same courses in the current and/or future terms.

Click the button below to view historical syllabi for JUDAIC 318 (UM login required)

View Historical Syllabi
The Atlas system, developed by the Center for Academic Innovation, provides additional information about: course enrollments; academic terms and instructors; student academic profiles (school/college, majors), and previous, concurrent, and subsequent course enrollments.

CourseProfile (Atlas)