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Fall 2021 Middle East GU4654 section 001

Call Number 13249
Day & Time
F 12:10pm-2:00pm
302 Hamilton Hall
Points 4
Grading Mode Standard
Approvals Required None
Instructor Mana Kia
Method of Instruction In-Person
Course Description Explores gender, culture, power in India, c. 1500-1800 by reading theoretical works on gender and sexuality, historical scholarship relevant to early modern India, and a variety of primary sources. Topics include morality, mysticism, devotion, desire, kingship, heroism, homosocial relations, and homoerotic practices. The focus is largely on Persianate contexts, in conversation with broader South Asian and Islamic studies. This discussion seminar is designed for graduate and advanced undergraduate students, with some previous background in South Asian, Islamic, or gender studies.
Web Site Vergil
Department Middle Eastern, South Asian and African Studies
Enrollment 18 students (20 max) as of 9:00PM Wednesday, December 1, 2021
Subject Middle East
Number GU4654
Section 001
Division Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
Campus Morningside
Section key 20213MDES4654G001

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