Jewish Literature: Film and Text

An offshoot of the People of the Book Discussion Group founded many years ago, "Jewish Literature: Film and Text" combined literature with its cinematic adaptations. Amherst Cinema hosted the event which typically begins at 7:00 pm with a screening of the film followed by a scholar-led discussion of the film and the book paired with it.

Program Type: 

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Program Participation: 

Open to the public. The community can choose to participate.

Program Start (and End Dates): 

September 23, 2013 to December 15, 2014

Partner(s): 

Carol Johnson
Amherst Cinema
28 Amity St.
Amherst, MA 01002
United States

Program Director: 

James R. Kelly

Program Director's Email Address: 

Program Contact: 

James R. Kelly

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UNIT: Colleges, Schools, Departments, Centers, and Institutes: 

Provost's Office/UMass Libraries

Student Involvement: 

No

This Project Receives External Funding: 

No

Assessment Mechanism: 

No