Ella Shohat teaches cinema and cultural studies at CUNY. SHe is the author of Israeli CinemaL East/West and the Politics of Representation (Texas University Press, 1989).
Articles by this Author
|Rethinking Jews and Muslims||
“Your Highness completed the war against the Moors,” Columbus wrote in a letter addressed to the Spanish throne, “after having chased all the Jews...and sent me to the said regions of India in order to convert the people there...
|Gender in Hollywood's Orient||
From its very beginning, Western cinema has been fascinated with the mystique of the Orient. Whether in the form of pseudo-Egyptian movie palaces, Biblical spectaculars, or the fondness for “Oriental” settings, Western cinema has...
|Wedding in Galilee||
Wedding in Galilee (Michel Khleifi, 1987).
|Your Tax Dollars Enable Police Brutality Abroad (March 9, 2016)|
|Five Exciting Developments from Across the Middle East in 2015 (January 6, 2016)|
|Saudi Arabia's Dangerous Sectarian Game (January 5, 2016)|