Journals Higher Education



Published: 22 December 2017

224 Pages | 32 halftone

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190624200

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The Case of the Sexy Jewess

Dance, Gender and Jewish Joke-work in US Pop Culture

Hannah Schwadron

  • First book on Jewishness, gender, and dance in relation to popular culture
  • Looks at Jewish female performance across a spectrum of spectacles
  • Argues for a post-assimilatory and post-feminist view of performance

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