Fall 2018 Roundtable Sessions - October 18

Event Date: 
10/18/2018 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
298 New Cabell Hall (Language Commons)

Presenter: Zvi Gilboa

Title: Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll: Using Drama Series as Core Components of the Intermediate and Advanced Levels

Next to the written and sung word, as well as theater and film, drama series produced for both the traditional television and the web gain increasing popularity across countries, genders, and ages, and thus seem like one perfect domain to explore in a foreign language and culture program. In this presentation, we will be looking at the ways three contemporary series have been used in the Intermediate and Advanced Modern Hebrew courses at the University of Virginia.