GNDR 206

Monstrous Women

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0-0

Formerly: WS 212, WS 332A

Examines the ways in which Western culture has constructed particular women as monstrous throughout history. Emphasizes critical thinking and analysis regarding the effects of being produced as monstrous, and considers who profits from transforming particular women into monsters.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of GNDR 206, WS 212, WS 332A.


Undergraduate course in Gender Studies offered by the Department of Gender Studies in the Faculty of Humanities.

Fall 2019 Spring 2020 Summer 2020

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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