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Hebrew Literature


HEBR 211
Spring 2020 not offered
Certificates: Jewish and Israel Studies, Middle Eastern Studies
Course Cluster: Christianity 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. The 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.
Credit: 1.5 Gen Ed Area Dept: HA CJST
Course Format: SeminarGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: HEBR202
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (ARHA)(CJS)(CMES)

Last Updated on JUL-23-2019
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