Journals Higher Education



Published: 08 February 2018

224 Pages | 32 halftone


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