Spring 2009 not offered
|Certificates: Jewish and Israel Studies|
|Course Cluster: Jewish and Israel Studies|
This seminar will survey contemporary Hebrew poetry, prose, plays, and films with emphasis on aspects of sociohistorical issues and the ways in which modern Hebrew literature enriches and brings deeper understanding of collective Jewish experiences and detects and shapes the reality of modern Israel. This course will seek to increase the fluency and complexity of the students' expression and comprehension and generate a greater appreciation of the uniqueness of the language. Literary scholars' visits will be incorporated into the curriculum.
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|Course Format: Seminar||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (ARHA)(CJS)(CMES)
Ora Mayrose, A TASTE OF HEBREW LITERATURE
|Examination and Assignments: |
Two short papers, two tests, and weekly written assignments. Regular participation in class discussions as well as participation in literary events is required.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
Hebrew 202 is a prerequisite. If students have not taken Hebrew 202 they may take Hebrew 211 with the permission of the instructor.