Courses by instructor: Rene'e Powell
Rene'e Powell completed her master's degree in Jewish studies in 2010. As part of her thesis project she had a solo exhibition entitled Echoes and Fragments, which expressed her personal reflection on the Holocaust. She teaches Jewish art at the Center for Art, Religion and Education in Berkeley.
Germans, Jews and the Power of Art
This class will examine how art has been used to influence social and political ideology, focusing on Weimar Germany beginning 1918 and culminating in the present post-holocaust era. We will analyze both visual and literary ...