SLAVIC 470 - Topics in Cultural Studies of Central, Eastern, and Southern Europe
Section: 002 Gender, Feminism, and Women Writers in Eastern Europe
Term: WN 2018
Subject: Slavic Languages and Literatures (SLAVIC)
Department: LSA Slavic Languages & Literatures
Credits:
3
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Repeatability:
May be repeated for a maximum of 9 credit(s).
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When one thinks about Eastern European literature, often authors like Dostoevsky, Tolstoy, Kundera, or Milosz come to mind. Despite the fact that male authors dominate the national canons of Eastern European countries, the women of Eastern Europe have never been silent about their political, social, and cultural experiences. Race, ethnicity, class, religion, and a host of additional factors played (and continue to play) a role in their failures and successes as writers and filmmakers. Students will explore the specificities of both the politics of publishing and the individual experiences of Eastern European women, utilizing writings and films from the 19th, 20th and 21st centuries. This course attempts to dismantle Western stereotypes about Eastern Europe and widen feminist critical paradigms in order to create a more inclusive vision of what feminism looks like in this part of the world.

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SLAVIC 470 - Topics in Cultural Studies of Central, Eastern, and Southern Europe
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
P
25987
Open
30
 
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TuTh 4:00PM - 5:30PM
002 (LEC)
P
31626
Open
30
 
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TuTh 11:30AM - 1:00PM
003 (LEC)
P
33099
Open
3
 
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MF 11:30AM - 1:00PM
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