WSTC12H3 Writing the Self: Global Women's Autobiographies

An exploration of the ways in which women from different countries construct the gendered subject in their representations of childhood, sexuality, work, maternity and illness. Texts will be read in English and an emphasis will be placed on the cultural contexts of gender, ethnicity, sexuality and class.

Prerequisite: 

[ WSTA01H3 and [ WSTA03H3 or ( WSTA02H3)] and [1.0 additional credit in WST courses]

Recommended Preparation: 
Enrolment Limits: 
50
Breadth Requirements: 
Arts, Literature & Language