HSTR 346-802: Modern India - Women in Literature & Film
This course examines the social, economic, political, and intellectual history of India during the 19th and 20th centuries through the lens of literature, film and women’s movements Specifically, we will watch eight Hindi films (subtitled) and read three novels (in English) by Indian women authors. Students will be asked to engage in online discussions, take short quizzes and write a final paper. No prior knowledge India is required.
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Holly Grether, Ph.D.
Holly Grether earned her Ph.D. in Religious Studies (South Asia emphasis) in 2010 from University of California, Santa Barbara. She has been teaching courses at MSU in Religious Studies, History and CLS First Year Seminar since 2007. Dr. Grether has studied both Sanskrit and Hindi and her academic specializations include Asian Religions, Women in India, Ritual Studies, and History of Religions.
PrerequisitesHSTR 102, HSTR 140, HSTR 160, or permission of instructor.
Tuition and Fees
If you are accepted into a qualified online program, see the appropriate MSU Online Only Tuition and Fee table.
If you are also taking a face-to-face course, please refer to the MSU Fee Schedules.
This course uses a learning management system. You will learn more closer to the course start date.
For More Information
For more course information, please contact the instructor, Holly Grether.
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