Empowered Women in Italian Literature and Culture

Comprehensive study of images of Italian women in literary, historic, religious texts, the visual arts, and their effects on the cultural productions of women writers and artists. We will examine issues of gender, education, social class, desire, religion, law, and the family. This course may be applied toward the major or minor in Italian or Italian Studies (please speak with an advisor for more information). Taught in English.

*Sections of this course offered as fully online sections in main campus programs will be charged a $50 iCourse Fee.  This fee does not apply to In person or Hybrid sections of this course, or to students in fully online programs.  Please check the Schedule of Classes for up-to-date information on the mode of instruction for individual sections of this course as offerings may change from semester to semester. 

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Regular grades are awarded for this course: A, B, C, D, E.

Pre requisite(s): 

Two courses from Tier One, Individuals and Societies (Catalog numbers 150A, 150B, 150C).

Usually Offered: 

Fall, Winter, Spring Summer



Approved As: 

General Education Tier Two - Individuals and Societies
General Education - Diversity Emphasis