HistoryHIS 75 Film and the Holocaust

Examines a series of distinguished documentary and feature films about the destruction of European Jewry. Each film is placed in its historical context, and wherever possible, the readings include the original documents on which films were based. Emphasis is placed on the strategies the filmmakers used to address the problem of representing genocide without succumbing to mere melodrama.

Credits

5

General Education Code

IM

Instructor

Bruce Thompson