Jewish Self-Images in Swedish Film

  • Date: –17:00
  • Location: Will be announced. Zoom attendance possible
  • Lecturer: Dr. Jonathan Rosenkrantz, Film studies, Stockholm University
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  • Organiser: Forum för judiska studier
  • Contact person: Lars M. Andersson
  • Seminarium

Jonathan Rozenkrantz has a PhD in Cinema Studies. He is the author of Videographic Cinema: An Archaeology of Electronic Images and Imaginaries (Bloomsbury 2020). His publications on Jewish representation in Swedish film include "The Precariousness of Jewish Visibility: Surviving Antisemitism in Swedish Cinema" (Journal of Scandinavian Cinema 2022), and "Jacobi's Burden: 'Jewish' Figurations in Fanny och Alexander'" in Ingmar Bergman at the Crossroads: Between Theory and Practice (Bloomsbury 2022), a forthcoming anthology edited by Maaret Koskinen and Louise Wallenberg. Rozenkrantz is head editor of Filmpedagogiskt paket för undervisning om de nationella minoriteterna (Swedish Film Institute 2020), a teacher’s guide for implementing film in school education about national minorities. He lectures at Stockholm University and Lund University.