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Rome Season TwoTrial and Triumph$
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Monica Cyrino

Print publication date: 2015

Print ISBN-13: 9781474400275

Published to Edinburgh Scholarship Online: January 2016

DOI: 10.3366/edinburgh/9781474400275.001.0001

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Jews and Judaism in Rome

Jews and Judaism in Rome

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(p.88) 7 Jews and Judaism in Rome
Source:
Rome Season Two
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Lisa Maurice

Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:10.3366/edinburgh/9781474400275.003.0008

The chapter, “Jews and Judaism in Rome,” by Lisa Maurice, explores the implications of the Jewish subplot and several Jewish characters, such as Timon, in the second season of the series Rome. The chapter illuminates how the depiction of the Jewish subplot and various characters is an exercise in modern reception. The chapter also reviews the traditional portrayal of Jews and Judaism in recent cinema and television as well as the influence of contemporary politics in the Middle East on the creation of this storyline.

Keywords:   Rome, Jews, Judaism, Middle East, Timon

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