JUDAIC 373 - Israeli Culture and Society
Fall 2021, Section 001 - Borders and Border Crossing
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Judaic Studies (JUDAIC)
Department: LSA Judaic Studies
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Details

Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
SS
Waitlist Capacity:
99
Consent:
With permission of instructor.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

Description

Since its establishment in 1948 until today, the State of Israel has unsettled, constantly shifting borders. At the same time, borders are rather difficult to cross in Israel/Palestine. This course will introduce students to the diversity of Israeli society and culture through the theme of borders and border crossing. Borders, borderlines, and border crossing will be explored in diverse arenas: geo-political, ethnic, linguistic, religious, gender, economic, and the intersections between them. Students will read and analyze a wide range of literature and cultural products (film, music, art, architecture, food) by Arabs and Jews, Mizrahi and Ashkenazi, religious and secular, natives and immigrants who express and examine these complex issues in their work.

Class Format:

Two 90-minute meetings weekly

Schedule

JUDAIC 373 - Israeli Culture and Society
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 In Person
34582
Open
15
 
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TuTh 1:00PM - 2:30PM

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