Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2017

     

FWIS 199 001 (CRN: 14509)

JEWS ON FILM

Long Title: JEWS ON FILM: CINEMATIC REPRESENTATIONS OF JEWISH LIFE
Department: First-Year Writing Intensive
Instructor: Weininger, Melissa S.
Meeting: 10:50AM - 12:05PM TR RZR 305 (21-AUG-2017 - 1-DEC-2017) 
Session: First Year Writing
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
May not be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 15
Section Enrolled: 9
Enrollment data as of: 20-OCT-2021 10:49AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
7-DEC-2017  
9:00AM - 12:00PM R TBA TBA
 
Description: This course will explore the modern Jewish life around the world through the medium of film. Students will be exposed to diverse Jewish communities and their cinematic representations. The course will consider modern Jewish identity through the lens of various themes including race, gender, religion, nationalism, assimilation and secularization.