WGS 7559

Course Name: 
Graduate Topics in Women, Gender & Sexuality (Gender & Nationalism in the Middle East)
Units: 
3

Course will provide an overview of the politics of gender and nationalism in the Middle East. Among the topics we will examine are gendered discourses and practices of nation-states; gendered constructions of national identity; gendered violence; women's engagement in politics, state power, social movements and civil society; women’s activism, state feminism, and Islamic feminism; and the state regulations of sexuality, family, and citizenship.