Courses: German-Jewish Literature and Culture (GERMH223A01)
Cross-listed in Independent College Programs
This course will explore the conflicted negotiation of German-Jewish identity in the late 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries in the German-speaking world. It will focus on the unique contributions that Jewish writers and artists have made to German culture while also exploring what it means to be "other" within the mainstream culture. We will read and interpret works of philosophy, psychoanalysis, literature, poetry, and music, as well as films.
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Haverford, Gest 102