Gender Jihad: Muslim Women Writers
Roles and representations of women in Muslim societies of Asia (including Indonesia, South Asia, and the Middle East) and Africa, as well as in Muslim minority societies (including Europe and the United States). Examination of ways writers and filmmakers project images of women in today’s Muslim societies. Focus on women as producers of culture and as social critics. Same as AMES173S but requires extra assignments. One course / 3 units.