Topics in Gender and Literature (in English translation)

CAS XL 381

Two topics are offered Fall 2017. May be repeated for credit if topics are different. Section A1: Middle Eastern Women's Gaze. An exploration of written and visual texts by Arab, Israeli, Iranian, and Turkish women writers, film directors through multiple lenses: feminism, social thought, postcolonial theory and such. Critical readings demonstrate divergence regarding gender, modernization and globalization. Also offered as CAS WS 305 A1 and CAS LY 470 A1. Section B1: Change and Continuity on the Silk Road. Focuses on the Central Asian portion of the Silk Road from the border of China to Istanbul. An exploration of written and visual texts to understand shifts in gender dynamics in societies caught between Islam, communism and globalization. Also offered as CAS WS 305 B1.

FALL 2017 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Micallef STH B20 TR 9:30 am-10:45 am Mts w/CAS WS305
Mts w/CAS LY470

FALL 2017 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
B1 Micallef STH 636 TR 2:00 pm-3:15 pm Mts w/CAS WS305

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