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Gender studies MA, 3000 words due this friday, Chicago referencing
Question: Discuss approaches that help us think beyond an additive concept of gender, class and race.

Reading List: Key Readings

Crenshaw, Kimberle (1991): “Mapping the Margins: Intersectionality, Identity Politics, and Violence against Women of Color”. In: Stanford Law Review. 43 (6), pp. 1241–1299. (55 pages)

Lewis, Gail (2013): “Unsafe Travel: Experiencing Intersectionality and Feminist Displacements”. In: Signs. 38 (4), pp. 869–892.

Nash, Jennifer (2019): ‘feeling black feminism’. In: Black Feminism Reimagined. After Intersectionality.

Recommended Readings

Brah, Avtar and Ann Phoenix (2004): “Ain’t I A Woman? Revisiting Intersectionality”. In: Journal of International Women’s Studies. 5 (3), pp. 75-86.
Nash, Jennifer (2008): “Re-Thinking Intersectionality”. Feminist Review 89(1):1-15. doi:10.1057/fr.2008.4
Hill Collins, Patricia (2001): “The Social Construction of Black Feminist Thought”. In: Bhavnani, Kum-Kum (Eds.): Feminism & Race. Oxford: Oxford University, pp. 33–39. (7 pages)

McCall, Leslie (2005): ‘The Complexity of Intersectionality’, Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society, Vol. 30, No. 3, pp. 1771-1800.

Puar, Jasbir K. (2012): “’I Would Rather Be a Cyborg Than a Goddess‘. Becoming-Intersectional in Assemblage Theory”. In: philoSOPHIA. 2 (1), pp. 49–66.

Phoenix, Ann (2001): “Practising Feminist Research: The Intersection of Gender and ‘Race’ in the Research Process”. In: Kum-Kum Bhavnani (Ed.): Feminism & Race, Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 203-219

Salem, Sara. ‘Intersectionality and Its Discontents: Intersectionality as Traveling Theory’. European Journal of Women’s Studies 25, no. 4 (1 November 2018): 403–18. (15 pages)

Allouche, Sabiha (2017) ‘(Dis)-intersecting Intersectionality in the Time of Queer Syrian Refugee-ness in Lebanon.’ Kohl: a Journal for Body and Gender Research, 3 (1). pp. 59-77.

Davis, Kathy (2014): “Intersectionality as Critical Methodology”. In: Writing Academic Texts Differently: Intersectional Feminist Methodologies and the Playful Art of Writing. New York: Routledge, pp. 17–29.

Davis, Angela Y. (1983): Women, Race & Class. New York: Vintage Books.

Hill Collins, Patricia (2000): Black Feminist Thought. Knowledge, Consciousness and the Politics of Empowerment. New York: Routledge

Lorde, Audre (2007): Sister Outsider. Essays and Speeches. Berkeley: Crossing.