WGS450H1: Modernity, Freedom, Citizenship: Gender and the Black Diaspora

Hours: 
24L

Explores transnational feminist genealogies of the black diaspora. The course pays attention to the contexts and movements that generated key questions, exploring how these interventions disclose preoccupations with modernity, freedom and citizenship. Topics may include trauma and memory, sexual citizenship, Afrofuturism, indigeneity, and the crafting of political communities.

Prerequisite: 

WGS160Y1, one full course at the 300+ level in WGS, and one half course in WGS.

Exclusion: 

WGS434H1 Black Diasporic Feminisms: Modernity, Freedom, Citizenship

Distribution Requirements: 
Humanities
Social Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Thought, Belief and Behaviour (2)