ARA 372 • ISRAELI AND PALESTINIAN CINEMA
2:00 PM-3:30 PM
3:30 PM-5:30 PM
Israeli and Palestinian Cinema will explore the social, cultural, political, and economic contexts in which films are made and consumed. The course will employ a variety of disciplines, attending in postcolonial and social feminist theories, to provide the needed analytical tools for critical media analysis.
Class Presentation 10% Papers 35% Reading exams 20% Critical reviews 20% Attendance/part. 15%
- Loshitzky, Yosefa. Identity Politics on the Israeli Screen. - Shafik, Viola. Arab Cinema: History and Cultural Identity. - Shohat, Ella. Israeli Cinema. - Shohat, Ella and Stam, Robert. Unthinking Eurocentrism. - Course Packet: Israeli and Palestinian Cinema.