WGS 7559

Course Name: 
Graduate Topics in Women, Gender & Sexuality (Black Girlhood)
Units: 
3

Scholars working on the history of black girls in the US, Latin America, the Caribbean and Africa have created a vibrant new field of black girl studies.  Combining insights from black feminism and the history of childhood, these scholars have centered black girls’ experience as a means of reframing our understanding of citizenship, labor, and creativity.