JWST 303 The Soviet Jewish Experience (3 credits)

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Offered by: Jewish Studies (Faculty of Arts)

Overview

Jewish Studies : Sovietization both fueled the modernization of Russian Jewry and contributed to its eventual suppression. This experience will be examined from two perspectives: history and literature. The interrelationship between culture and politics and the effects of ideology and censorship on literature will be discussed.

Terms: Winter 2017

Instructors: Daniel Heller (Winter)

  • Readings in English