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Reflection on the Other: The Jew and the Arab in Literature (AMELANG 126, COMPLIT 145)

Requirements: 
GER:DB-Hum, GER:EC-GlobalCom, WAY-A-II, WAY-ED
106
Subject: 
JEWISHST

How literary works outside the realm of Western culture struggle with questions such as identity, minority, and the issue of the Other. How the Arab is viewed in Hebrew literature, film and music and how the Jew is viewed in Palestinian works in Hebrew or Arabic (in translation to English). Historical, political, and sociological forces that have contributed to the shaping of these writers' views. Guest lectures about the Jew in Palestinian literature and music. Note: To be eligible for WAYS credit, you must take course for a Letter Grade.

Course ID: 
200 312
Grading: 
Letter or Credit/No Credit