10 Girls of Fire - Katherina to Katniss 1

Course Description

In this course, you will explore how girls and women have been portrayed in literature throughout history. You will examine how these portrayals have shaped society’s perceptions of girls and women while developing your skills of critical inquiry through reading, writing and viewing. You will choose how to show your learning; from a written critique to a visual or spoken presentation.

  • What is feminism? 
  • How is femininity portrayed throughout history? 
  • How has that portrayal shaped society's view of women? 
  • What is the role of girls and women in society?