"Women's Literary Make-up": Mirrors, Maquillage and the Tenth Muse

COLT 1812H S01 [CRN: 23807]

Focuses on the problem of creative inspiration for women writers and how the pursuit of aesthetic perfection, both somatic and literary as well as their interrelation, becomes a recurring motif in women's writing from various traditions. Readings will include fiction and poetry from the English, Japanese, and Arab traditions, both modern and pre-modern. This is an undergraduate seminar open to juniors and seniors. Prerequisite: coursework in literature and at least one course in gender studies/women's studies. Instructor permission required.
Course Syllabus
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Term
Spring 2014
Credit Hours
1.0
Maximum Enrollment
40
Primary Instructor
Meetings
3:00 pm - 5:20 pm Fri - from Jan 22, 2014 to May 16, 2014
Exam Group Code
15 (May 13, 2014 9:00am)