WOMENSTD 243 - Introduction to Study of Latinas in the U.S.
Section: 001
Term: WN 2010
Subject: Women's Studies (WOMENSTD)
Department: LSA Women's Studies
Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
HU
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course serves to introduce the study of gender, culture, and identity among Latinas in the U.S. It grapples with the cultural forces that have historically created and re-created Latina identities.

WOMENSTD 243 - Introduction to Study of Latinas in the U.S.
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 
44928
Open
33
 
-
MW 4:00PM - 5:00PM
002 (DIS)
P
44929
Open
6
 
-
W 5:00PM - 6:00PM
003 (DIS)
P
44930
Open
14
 
-
Th 2:00PM - 3:00PM
004 (DIS)
P
44931
Open
13
 
-
Th 3:00PM - 4:00PM
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Note:
Books will be on order at Common Language Bookstore, http://glbtbooks.com/ 
 
Common Language Bookstore 
317 Braun Court 
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104 
(734) 663-0036
ISBN: 0452274427
In the time of the butterflies : [fiction], Author: Julia Alvarez., Publisher: Plume 1. Plume p 1995
Required
Other Textbook Editions OK.
ISBN: 1558854274
A nation of women : an early feminist speaks out = Mi opinion sobre las libertades, derechos y deberes de la mujer, Author: by Luisa Capetillo ; English translation by Alan West ; introduction by Felix V. Matos Rodriguez., Publisher: Arte Publico Press 2004
Required
ISBN: 0452274249
Massacre of the dreamers : essays on Xicanisma, Author: Ana Castillo., Publisher: Plume 1. print. 1995
Required
Other Textbook Editions OK.
ISBN: 0679734775
The house on Mango Street, Author: Sandra Cisneros., Publisher: Vintage Books 1st Vintag 1991
Required
Other Textbook Editions OK.
ISBN: 0822327651
Telling to live : Latina feminist testimonios, Author: Luz del Alba Acevedo ... [et al.]., Publisher: Duke University Press 2001
Required
Other Textbook Editions OK.
ISBN: 0934770611
Nilda : a novel, Author: by Nicholasa Mohr ; with pictures by the author., Publisher: Arte Publico Press 2nd ed. 1986
Required
Other Textbook Editions OK.
ISBN: 0896086267
Loving in the war years : lo que nunca paso por sus labios, Author: Cherrie L. Moraga., Publisher: South End Press Expanded e 2000
Required
Other Textbook Editions OK.
ISBN: 0345441540
Days of awe, Author: Achy Obejas., Publisher: Ballantine Books 1. ed. 2002
Required
Other Textbook Editions OK.
ISBN: 0195153995
Latina legacies : identity, biography, and community, Author: edited by Vicki L. Ruiz and Virginia Sanchez Korrol., Publisher: Oxford University Press 2005
Required
Other Textbook Editions OK.
ISBN: 0807066036
I, Carmelita Tropicana : performing between cultures, Author: Alina Troyano with Ela Troyano ...., Publisher: Beacon Press 2000
Required
Other Textbook Editions OK.
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