WGS 462 - Gender, Sexuality, and Culture
Fall 2021, Section 001 - Feminisms in the Hispanic World
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is   Hybrid (see other Sections below)
Subject: Women's and Gender Studies (WGS)
Department: LSA Women's and Gender Studies
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Details

Credits:
3
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Consent:
With permission of instructor.
Enforced Prerequisites:
Nine credits chosen between SPANISH 279 and 399; or two RCLANG 324 and six credits chosen between SPANISH 279 and 399.
Repeatability:
May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credit(s). May be elected more than once in the same term.
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Description

In the wake of contemporary feminist movements across the hemisphere, this course provides a historical perspective to feminist politics and thinking in Latin America. Our discussions will follow two axes: first, we will explore the junctures at which feminism intersects with other struggles for change and constitutes a rich site for the critique of colonialism and social relations under capitalism; the second, by honing onto feminism’s creative potency to imagine and experiment with alternative arrangements for life. To do so we will analyze an array of texts both literary and philosophical as well as other forms of cultural expression like photography, painting, and film.

This course counts toward the literature requirement for the Spanish minor.

Class Format:

Taught in Spanish.

For Fall 2021: During certain periods of the term, we will engage in discussions about the course content in an in-person format; during other periods of the term, we will engage in activities where students collaborate in activities via Zoom.

Schedule

WGS 462 - Gender, Sexuality, and Culture
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TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM

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