COLQ: FEM/ MASC/ SEX IN AFRICA

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2018
Subject Name: 
History
Course Number: 
259
Institution: 
Smith College
Topics course.: This course examines the political, social and economic role of women, gender, and sexuality in African history, while paying particular attention to the ways in which a wide variety of Africans engaged, understood, and negotiated the multiple meanings of femininity, masculinity, and sexuality in the changing political and social landscapes associated with life in Africa. Key issues addressed in the course include marriage and respectability, colonial domesticity regimes, sex, and religion. Additionally, students interrogate the diversity of methodological techniques scholars have employed in their attempts to write African gender history.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
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Schedule #: 
10309-F18

Course Sections

COLQ: FEM/ MASC/ SEX IN AFRICA
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0 Jeffrey Ahlman jahlman@smith.edu MW 02:40-04:00 BURTON 101