“An introduction to literature by and about women from a multicultural perspective, focusing on women’s diverse experiences and backgrounds. Representative texts are studied in their historical and socio-political contexts.”
- Read amazing literature by women.
- Explore interesting themes (Identity, Gender roles, Naming The Body, Race, Marriage, Motherhood, Power, Work).
- Make connections to your own experience.
Projects include: In-class and on-line, student led discussions. Two essays. Creative presentation.
Writers include: Toni Morrison, Kate Chopin, Margaret Atwood, Maxine Hong Kingston, Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Jamaica Kincaid, Virginia Woolf, Joy Harjo, Gwendolyn Brooks, Sandra Cisneros, Alice Walker, Audre Lorde, Ursula Le Guin.
- ENGL 208
- CRN: 24066
- TR 9:00am-10:14am TC216
- Prof. Megan Howard Megan.Howard@montgomerycollege.edu