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Women's and Gender Studies (WGST)

Pauline Jewett Institute of Women's and Gender Studies Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

WGST 3004 [0.5 credit]

Gender and Literature

Study of autobiographical writing, novels, short stories, and poetry by women writing in the 1970s, 1980s, and 1990s in a variety of cultural settings. Cross-cultural point of view informed by poststructuralist feminist criticism. All texts available in English translation.
Precludes additional credit for WOMN 3002 [1.0] (no longer offered).
Prerequisite: third-year standing or permission of the Institute of Women's and Gender Studies.
Seminar three hours a week.

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