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Feminist and Gender Studies: Literature & Media

Previously known as Women's Studies (the name changed in 2005).

Fiction @ Tutt: Feminist Perspectives

Multimedia Resources Online

TED Talk: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is the author of Purple Hibiscus: A Novel (2004), Half of a Yellow Sun (2006), The Thing Around Your Neck : Short Stories (2009), and Americanah : A Novel (2014).  Born in Nigeria, she attended college in the United States, and has been awarded a number of prizes and fellowships, including an O. Henry Prize, A Commonwealth Writer's Prize, A PEN Beyond Margins Award, and a MacArthur Foundation "Genius" Grant.  

Courtney Martin: Reinventing Feminism

Blogger Courtney Martin (raised in Colorado Springs) examines the perennially loaded word "feminism" in this personal and heartfelt talk. She talks through the three essential paradoxes of her generation's quest to define the term for themselves.

Films in Tutt Library

Books on Women in Media & Film, & Women Filmmakers

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