WGS.222 - Women and War

(Same subject as 21H.381[J]
Prereq: None
Units: 3-0-9
Lecture: W10-1 (2-103
Examines women's experiences during and after war and genocide, covering the first half of the 20th century in Europe and the Middle East. Addresses ways in which women's wartime suffering has been used to further a variety of political and social agendas. Discussions focus on a different topic each week, such as sexual violence, women survivors, female perpetrators of genocide, nurses, children of genocidal rape, and the memory of war. 
L. Ekmekcioglu
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