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Manuela Boatca and Sérgio Costa


Bodies and Borders: An Interview with Ella Shohat

[Ella Habiba Shohat being interviewed]

Scholar Ella Habiba Shohat has long dealt with the real and imaginary boundary lines that inform some of the most insidious conflicts of our times. She defines herself as an "Arab-Jew" of Jewish-Baghdadi background, who has made the United States her adopted home, where she is Professor of Cultural Studies at New York University. Her 1989 book ("Israeli Cinema: East/West and the Politics of Representation," 1989), makes apparent the construction of the ...

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Manuela Boatca and Sérgio Costa


Manuela Boatca and Sérgio Costa teach sociology at the Free University of Berlin.