AHVS 312

Gender, Identity and Film

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

Formerly: HA 312

Examines representations of women and by women, in a variety of film forms (experimental, documentary, narrative) and within a range of historical periods. Emphasis will be placed on feminist theories of representation, visual pleasure, spectatorship and subjectivity and on analyses of key films.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of AHVS 312, HA 312.
  • Priority is given to students with minimum third-year standing.

Undergraduate course in Art History and Visual Studies offered by the Department of Art History and Visual Studies in the Faculty of Fine Arts.

Summer Fall Spring

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