Europe, the Orient, and the changing image of the Jews
A recent museum exhibit in Paris delved into the question of how Orientalism has changed the image of the Jew in Europe, for both Christians and Jews.
Les Juifs dans l’orientalisme
(The Jews in Orientalism), with an introduction and under
the direction of Laurence Sigal-Klagsbald.
Skira Flammarion: Musee d’art et d’histoire du Judaisme
(in French, 197 pages) 35.50 euros
Earlier this year, the Musee d’art et d’histoire du Judaisme, in Paris, brought together works of art from over 40 museums in Europe,...