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Money and Daddy: Social Responsibility and Hollywood’s ‘Jewish American Princess’

8 May @ 7.00 pm - 8.30 pm
£6.50 – £8.50
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Dr Julia Wagner explores representations of Jewish women on screen, focusing on young protagonists from wealthy families who use their privileged positions for social good, including: Private Benjamin (dir. Howard Zieff, 1980) starring Goldie Hawn; Dirty Dancing (dir. Emile Ardolino, 1987) with Jennifer Grey as Frances Houseman; and Clueless (dir. Amy Heckerling, 1995), in which Alicia Silverstone plays Cher Horowitz. The […]

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