Focusing on Europe and North America, this course examines the historical representation of women in art as well as the particular challenges and accomplishments of women artists. Students will investigate the ways that visual imagery has both upheld and critiqued gender differences and the impact feminist inquiry has had on the theories and practices of art and art history.
This course is equivalent to WMST 130 and AHIS 109. Duplicate credit will not be granted for WMST 130 or AHIS 109.
Completion of WGST 100 and/or WGST 111 is recommended.
|Fall 2014 onwards|