Possession and Dispossession: Performing Jewish Ethnography in Jerusalem

Lea Mauas*, Michelle MacQueen, Diego Rotman

*Corresponding author for this work

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Abstract

The book includes articles, documentation and a catalog of the Ethnographic Department of the Museum of the Contemporary. It is the fruit of a long-term project carried out at the Mamuta Art and Research Center and curated by the Sala-Manca Group. It contains articles by Yoram Bilu, Rachel Elior, Freddie Rokem and Diego Rotman on the Dybbuk; by Galit Hasan-Rokem and Daphna Ben-Shaul on Sukkot, and on the Eternal Sukkah project; by Shalom Sabar on electric Shabbat candles, and by Lea Mauas and Diego Rotman on different art projects. The book also includes documentation of artworks and a project by Itamar Mendes-Flohr, Yeshaiahu Rabinowtz, Ktura Manor, Hannan Abu Huseein, Reuven Zehavi, Sala-Manca, Samuel Rotman, Shira Borer, Nir Yahalom, Chen Cohen, Pessi Komar, Adi Kaplan, and Shahar Carmel, among others.

Original languageAmerican English
Publisherde Gruyter
Number of pages309
ISBN (Electronic)9783110786279
ISBN (Print)9783110785784
DOIs
StatePublished - 19 Apr 2022

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© 2022, published by Walter de Gruyter GmbH, Berlin/Boston. All rights reserved.

Keywords

  • Contemporary art
  • Israel
  • Jerusalem
  • Jewish ethnography

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