WST 101W Introduction to Women's Studies

Introduces the scholarship and interdisciplinary nature of women's studies. Examines women's position in diverse cultures and explores the origins, development, and effect of cultural assumptions about women's natures, issues, and societal roles. Prerequisite: ENG 101

Augusta
12457 Introduction to Women's Studies T 04:00PM-06:45PM Botshon 3
12458 Introduction to Women's Studies TH 01:00PM-03:45PM Taylor 3

Bangor
12868 Introduction to Women's Studies MW 01:00PM-02:20PM Retzlaff 3

Rockland
12459 Introduction to Women's Studies T 09:00AM-11:45AM Taylor 3

 

WST 301W Intro to Feminist Theory

This is an interdisciplinary introduction to the main traditions of feminist theory. The class will examine classic and contemporary feminist writings that provide different perspectives on womanhood and women's experiences, and explore a range of texts in order to understand the history, breadth, and diversity of feminist thought. Prerequisite: WST 101W or permission of instructor.

Augusta
(ITV Broadcast Class) 11992 Intro to Feminist Theory T 09:00AM-11:45AM Botshon 3

Bangor
(Receive Class) 13965 Intro to Feminist Theory T 09:00AM-11:45AM Botshon 3

Video Conference
(Receive Class) Intro to Feminist Theory T 09:00AM-11:45AM Botshon 3
14588 Rumford/Mexico

 

WST 306 American Fitness: Culture, Community, and Transformation

Fitness is an American fad, industry, pop culture phenomenon, and pursuit. This class considers what fitness means in American culture, how fitness can create and sustain communities, and how fitness might be used toward social, cultural, and mind/body transformations. As a women's studies course we also consider feminist perspectives on fitness. Course work will include a project that focuses on the individual students' fitness interests. 3 credits. Prereq: ENG 101 and one of the following WST 101 or AME XXX or Permission of instructor.

Augusta
13736 American Fitness: Culture, Community, and Transformat W 04:00PM-06:45PM Hentges 3

Bangor
12828 American Fitness: Culture, Community, and Transformat W 04:00PM-06:45PM Hentges 3

 

WST 350W Major Women Writers

(This course is cross listed with ENG350W). This course aims to explore the different paths that women's writing has taken. Study will include authors from a range of historical periods and regions. Genres that may be examined include the novel, poetry, and drama, as well as less-traditional forms of writing such as diaries and letters. Prerequisite: ENG102W.

Augusta
(Receive Class) 10428 Major Women Writers TH 01:00PM-03:45PM Retzlaff 3

Bangor
(ITV Broadcast Class) 10248 Major Women Writers TH 01:00PM-03:45PM Retzlaff 3

Video Conference
(Receive Class) Major Women Writers TH 01:00PM-03:45PM Retzlaff 3