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Women"s studies, diasporas and cultural diversity

Women"s studies, diasporas and cultural diversity

essays in literary criticism and culture

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Published by Dakar University Press in Dakar [Senegal] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women in literature.,
  • Women"s studies -- History and criticism.,
  • African diaspora in literature.,
  • Cultural pluralism -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Mamadou Kandji.
    SeriesCollection bridges -- no. 12
    ContributionsKandji, Mamadou.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN56.5.W64 W653 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination431 p. ;
    Number of Pages431
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22673386M
    ISBN 102913184421
    ISBN 109782913184428
    LC Control Number2008369042

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    Breadth Requirement: History, Philosophy & Cultural Studies WSTC02H3 Applied Research in Women's and Gender Studies Students will design and conduct a qualitative research project on an issue of their choice related to women and gender. Field work is the basis of this course. bibliography and history of the book; childrens literature; classical studies; cultural studies and historical approaches; ecocriticism and environmental studies; eighteenth century; english-education; ethnicity and national identity; fan studies and fandom; film and television; gender studies and sexuality; general announcements; graduate.

    Gualtieri's publications include a number of articles as well as her book, Between Arab and White: Race and Ethnicity in the Early Syrian American Diaspora (University of California Press, ). She is the recipient of several major fellowships, including from the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the Social Science Research Council. Adaptation studies, an interdisciplinary field that combines literary and film studies, rejects this notion of “fidelity” (how faithful a film is to its source) and instead reads literature and film as equal but different artistic and cultural forms, where the film may translate, transmute, critique, or re-interpret the novel.


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