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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 will explore the gender dynamics of racial, ethnic and economic relations of power in domestic, international and transnational settings.
The course covers the historical debates within the ‘women’s movement’ in the United States by examining various 'classical' and 'foundational' texts.
This course employs the reproductive justice framework in the United States and globally.
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.