Yaffa Calev

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Yaffa Calev

Email: yaffa7@gmail.com

 

Academic Education

 

Ph.D. University of Haifa

Film Studies, Graduate Studies Authority

Thesis: Postmodernistic Elements in the Cinema of Woody Allen

Supervisor: Prof. Avraham Oz

Summa cum Laude

 

M.A. Hebrew University of Jerusalem and JTS, New York City

Hebrew Literature and Jewish Philosophy

Thesis Supervisor: Prof. Abraham Holz

 

B.A. Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Hebrew Literature

Summa cum Laude

 

Professional Experience

 

Senior Lecturer, Kibbutzim College of Education

Screen Writer and Editor, Ordan Films

15 Films presented at the Internet Movie Data Base

 

Professional Organizations Membership

 

ACUM, Composers and Writers Union

ETI, Screen Writers Union

 

Publications

 

Books

 

Yaffa Calev, Postmodernistic Elements in Cinematic Representation,Optimus Publishing,

Tel-Aviv, 2010

 

Yaffa Calev, Woody Allen in Postmodernistic Focus, Optimus Publishing,

Tel-Aviv, 2009

 

Atricles

 

Yaffa Calev, (2011) Cinematic Representation of Dionysiac and Apollonian Elements in Enchanted Summer Nights, Education and Context, Kibbutzim College of Education, Tel Aviv, pp. 375-387

 

Yaffa Calev, (2010) Cinematic Representation of the Revelation of Intelligence in the Case Study of Gavino Leda in Taviani's film "Padre Padrone", Education and Context, Kibbutzim College of Education, Tel Aviv, pp. 395-407.

 

Yaffa Calev, (2009) A Negative Image of the Trust in Man in Von Trier's Film "Manderlay", Education and Context, Kibbutzim College of Education, Tel Aviv, pp. 380-397

 

Yaffa Calev, (2008) Beyond the Panopticon in a surveillance society in the film "The Loves of Others", Education and Context, Kibbutzim College of Education, Tel Aviv, pp. 377-398

 

Yaffa Calev, (2007) Simulacra as a Culture Substitute in Cinematic Representation, Education and Context, Kibbutzim College of Education, Tel Aviv, pp. 251-278

 

Yaffa Calev, (2006) "Casablanca" as a Pivot of Dialogism for Cinematic Characters, Education and Context, Kibbutzim College of Education, Tel Aviv, pp. 267-284

 

Yaffa Calev, (2005) Focalized Liquidation and Trapped Morality In "Crimes and Misdemeanors", Education and Context, Kibbutzim College of Education, Tel Aviv, pp. 259-273

 

Yaffa Calev, (2004) Realization of Dialogism in Cinematic Narrative, Education and Context, Kibbutzim College of Education, Tel Aviv, pp. 273-292

 

Yaffa Calev, (2003) Deconstruction under Humanistic Entrapment in Pedro Almodóvar's film "Talk to Her", Education and Context, Kibbutzim College of Education, Tel Aviv, pp. 317-332

 

Yaffa Calev, (2002) Dehumanization in Pedro Almodóvar's "Kika", Education and Context, Kibbutzim College of Education, Tel Aviv, pp. 309-326

 

Yaffa Calev, (2001) Juggling Reality and Fiction in Woody Allen's "Zelig", Education and Context, Kibbutzim College of Education, Tel Aviv,pp. 289-304

 

Yaffa Calev, (2000) Postmodernistic Play in Woody Allen's "Love and Death", Education and Context, Kibbutzim College of Education, Tel Aviv, pp. 281-308

 

Yaffa Calev, (1999) Postmodernist Aesthetics tested in Karel Reisz film "The French Lieutenant's Woman", Education and Context, Kibbutzim College of Education, Tel Aviv, pp. 191-204

 

Yaffa Calev, (1998) Forrest Gump as Protagonist in a Postmodernistic Model, Education and Context, Kibbutzim College of Education, Tel Aviv, pp. 159-165.

 

Conferences

 

2005, Conference of Culture and Creativity, Tel Aviv

Presentation: Focalized Liquidation and Trapped Morality In "Crimes and Misdemeanors".

 

2004, Conference of Kibbutzim College Research Department

Presentation: Postmodern Elements in Pedro Almodovar's Films.

 

2002, Conference of Education and Context

Presentation: Dehumanization in Pedro Almodóvar's "Kika".

 

2001 , Conference of Education and Context

Presentation: Juggling Reality and Fiction in Woody Allen's "Zelig".

 

2000, Conference of Education and Context

Presentation: Pastiche in Woody Allen's film "Love and Death".

 

Research

 

2007, Power Systems, Coercion and Exploitation in Paradigmatic Cinematic Representations, Research Department at Kibbutzim College of Education.

2006, Dominance of Banal Models of Culture in the 'Giant Mall' of the Consumer, Society through Cinematic Representation, Research Department at Kibbutzim College of Education.

2005, Couple Relationships Reflecting Chronotopes, Research Department at Kibbutzim College of Education.

 

2004, Bakhtinian Dialogism in Film Narrative, Research Department at Kibbutzim College of Education.

 

2003, Postmodern Elements in Pedro Almodovar's Films, Research Department at Kibbutzim College of Education.

 

2000, Intertextual Elements in Woody Allen's Films, Research Department at Kibbutzim College of Education.

 

 

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