JWST 334 Jews and Muslims: A Modern History (3 credits)

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Offered by: Jewish Studies (Faculty of Arts)

Overview

Jewish Studies : This course examines the modern history of Jewish-Muslim relations beyond just conflict. We will look at the experience of Jews and Muslims -- as individuals and communities -- who charted new cultural territory while navigating colonialism, nationalism, war, and decolonization, through close readings of a wide variety of primary sources (including letters, memoirs, fiction, music, film, and photography) and historical scholarship.

Terms: Winter 2024

Instructors: Silver, Christopher (Winter)

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