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01:988:330 Memoir and Autobiography

Course Description

This course explores femininity through memory, autobiography, body as text, and testimonials in the following paradigms: sexuality purity, the maternal, and deviance; colonialism and postcolonialism; master narratives and counter-discourse; cross-cultural imaginations and the Other woman; perceptions of indigenous and minority populaces; community and nationalism; diaspora and home; language; history and (re)memory; commodification and capitalism.

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