The course is devoted to current debates in transnational feminism with a special focus on Middle Eastern perspectives. Based on selected core readings from the field, it provides an introduction to the challenges for de:postcolonial feminist conversations and collaborations in a globalized world. The course iThenvites to reflect on how feminist knowledge is produced and circulates or "travels" under conditions of globalized relations of inequality. A major focus will be to explore critical tools of analysis drawing on transcultural approaches from feminist theory as well as from gender and diversity studies.
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