WGS 5140

Course Name: 
Advanced Border Crossings: Women, Islam & Lit. in Middle East & N.Africa
Units: 
3

A focus on a bloodless, non-violent revolution that is shaking the foundation of the Islamic Middle East and North Africa, a revolution with women writers at the forefront. An examination of the rhetoric and poetics of sex segregation, voice, visibility, and mobility in a spectrum of genres that includes folklore, novel, short story, poetry, biography, autobiography, and essay. This course section is for graduate students only.

Instructor: 
Farzaneh Milani
Special NOTE: 
Instructor Consent Required
Course Category: 
Global
Gender Concentration