WGS 4650

Course Name: 
Gender, Poetry, and Mindfulness
Units: 
3

The course integrates mindfulness training with interpretation of art, literature, and writing.  Course material is global in scope, incorporating diverse works from Urdu poetry to Japanese haikus, including texts and mindfulness exercises from Tibet. Students will practice mindfulness to enhance their understanding of writers’ and artists’ personal, historical, cultural, and gender perspectives.  

Instructor: 
Geeta Patel
Course Category: 
Global
Gender Concentration