WMST 245 - Making Waves: Topics in Feminist Activism
Semester Offered: Fall 1 unit(s)(Same as AFRS 245 and SOCI 245) Topic for 2017/18a: Black Women in Feminism. This course explores the role Black women played in the development and growth of feminism in the U.S. from the 19th Century to the present. We will pay particular attention to the work of Anna Julia Cooper, Audre Lorde and bell hooks. Film, poetry, music, novels as well as articles and books will be among the texts for the course. Diane Harriford.