WS 510 (01) - Framing Feminism: Gender Politics in Film

Framing Feminism/Gender&Film

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2022 - Full Term (08/29/2022 - 12/12/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 16096
This course examines the history of feminist struggle in the U.S. by critically viewing and analyzing diverse films from the 1970s to the present. Students learn about the three waves of feminism and the various sociocultural, economic, sexual and political issues faced by women in the long and ongoing quest to achieve gender equality. Students explore methods of historical inquiry and film criticism to enable complex analyses of historical developments and contemporary arrangements of power. Attention is paid to how multiple identities and forms of oppression intersect in women's diverse lived experiences.
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Attributes: Historical Perspectives(Disc)
Instructors: Joelle Ryan

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/29/2022 12/12/2022 MW 9:40am - 11:00am HS G35
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