The Story of the Shoah": Shoah Visualization from its beginning until our times | Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Jerusalem

The Story of the Shoah": Shoah Visualization from its beginning until our times

Code
1700708
Total Hours
30
Credits
1
Semester A
Course Day
Sunday
Time 14:30 - 16:00

This course seeks to describe how does the process of Shoah visualization works. This by examining several chosen visual expressions. Thus, through acquaintance with various of art and culture works, the students will be introduced to the ways in which the history of the Shoah was translated into visual language. And how the artist is function as a historical knowledge distributor. During the course, students will be exposed to the works that left a significant mark on the reflection of the Shoah in the public discourse in Israel and around the world. Such as Films, television programs, social media projects, memorial monuments and graphic novels, alongside the completion of historical and theoretical background on the Shoah itself, its commemoration and the ways in which it relates to it.