Spring Art and Film Series: A Borrowed Identity
Film - Feature | February 22 | 5:30 p.m. | The Law Building, Warren Room
Sayed Kashua, Clinical Professor, Jewish Culture & Society, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Chana Kronfeld, Professor of Modern Hebrew, Yiddish and Comparative Literature, Department of Near Eastern Studies, Department of Comparative Literature, and the Program for Jewish Studies, UC Berkeley
"A Borrowed Identity" examines the struggles of Arabs trying to assimilate into Israeli culture. Based on two autobiographical novels by the Arab-Israeli author and journalist Sayed Kashua, the film was directed by Eran Riklis with a script by Mr. Kashua. Sayed Kashua will discuss his work following the screening.
Hors d'oeuvres (kosher)