316f European Studies Seminar


Fall 1998: European Feminisms

Meeting times: every monday night from 7 to 9:00 PM (123 CIRUTI)

Coordinator Nicole Vaget, Professor of French

 

Syllabus

9/14: Introduction
9/21: Web workshop: meeting in in Library 231.
Elena Khapalova and Jhenya Sokolova are your technologists.
9/28: John Varriano, Professor of Art:
"Artemisia Gentileschi, a Baroque Feminist?"
Meeting in Room 216 of the Art Building.
10/5: Elissa Gelfand, Professor of French:
Jewish women writing in interwar France (1919-1939)
Meeting in Ciruti 123.
 10/12: October Break
10/19: Angelo Mazzocco, Professor of Spanish and Italian:
The woman of the Renaissance.
Meeting in Ciruti 123.
 10/26: Students' presentations:
11/2: :Web workshop
11/9: Students' presentations:
 11/13 Field Trip to Clark Museum:
"Farewell to the Wet-Nurse: Etienne Aubrey and Images of Breast Feeding in Eighteenth Century Art."
11/23: Film : Kieslowski's:"White'.
Meeting in Ciruti 123
11/30: Jeremy King, Assistant Professor of History :
Takes on Feminism, East and West, after 1989: Kieslowski's "White". Meeting in Ciruti 123
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12/7: Peter Scotto, Associate Professor of Russian:
Women in Medieval Russia. Power without authority. Meeting in Ciruti 123.
12/14: Nicole Vaget, Professor of French
Women in power in contemporary France
  • Final paper due
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