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The aim of Women and Gender Studies at Hunter is to produce graduates who possess feminist literacies and skills grounded in intersectional and transnational feminist theories, activism and public policy.
Through its broad interdisciplinary research and curriculum, the department promotes transformative practices in research, creative work, pedagogies and partnerships.
This course offers an overview of whiteness studies in the United States, a subfield within critical race theory.
This versatile course engages with histories of black protest in the U.S. in order to grapple with our close intimacy with a past that has not passed.
This special topics course explores the gender and racial underpinnings of contemporary immigration politics in the Global North.
Our faculty and staff reflect the diversity of Hunter College and include notable authors, activists, scholars and more.
Women and Gender Studies assists students in finding career opportunities with organizations that focus on gender, sexuality and race.