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Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies (WGSS)
WGSS
3890W
Black Women in the Twenty-First Century
Black Women in 21st Century
Fall 2017
3
Course Type
Seminar
Default Grading Method
Letter Grade

No
No

Corequisites

30
Kristensen
Frequency of Offering

Term(s) Offered

Are there Course Equivalents?
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Fee Type


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An interdisciplinary approach to critical inquiry into the scholarship on, and status of, Black women in North America, the Caribbean, Latin America, and Africa in the twenty-first century; historical, national, and transnational linkages between Black women; responses to intersectionality; analyses, strategies, and actions being deployed by and about Black women in action and scholarship. Includes a significant engagement in writing as a form of critical inquiry and scholarly expression to satisfy the WID requirement.
At the end of the class, successful students will have produced a work of original scholarship centered on an issue of contemporary concern for black women in the Americas.
This course has a focus on Black women in this century. There is also a service-learning option.
Course Attribute
CCAS - GCR: Humanities

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