Black Feminism

Credit Hours: 
3 hrs.
Course Description: 
Examination of the ideas and practices of black feminists and womanists. Students will examine African communities within the diaspora, particularly the historical and contemporary debates of black women in the United States, including black womanhood, sexual mythologies and vulnerabilities, class distinctions, and the origins of black feminist thought.
Prerequisites: 
WMST 4010/7010
Prerequisite or Correquisite: 
WMST 1110 or WMST 2010 or permission of department