Global Humanities and Critical Thought Minor

Minimum of 20 semester course credits

Foundation Courses
Select one of the following:
PHIL 010Ancient Philosophy3
PHIL 011Early Modern Philosophy4
WGSS 106Postcolonial Feminist Theory and Literature3-4
Language Other Than English Requirement8
Select two Mills College courses (4 semester credits each) in a language other than English 1


Select three electives representing at least two different theoretical or philosophical disciplines or approaches from the following:
ARTH 199Critical and Theoretical Approaches to the History of Art4
ENG 157Topics in African Literature3
ENG 174The Bible as Literature3
ETHS 114Representing Blackness: Film and Literature in Africa and the Diaspora4
ETHS 126Theories of Race and Ethnicity4
ETHS 150Black Feminist Theory3
FREN 144De-colonizing Algeria: Algerian Women Writers and Filmmakers4
FREN 155Reading Otherness in the French Enlightenment3
FREN 162Aesthetics of the Body in Literature3
FREN 168Francophone Women's Writing from Martinique, Haiti, and Guadeloupe3
FREN 170Debunking Orientalist Stereotypes: Asian Writings in French4
LET 111Women, Gender and Cultural Production in the Global South3-4
LET 115African and Caribbean Literatures3-4
LET 128Reading Otherness in the French Enlightenment3-4
LET 128Reading Otherness in the French Enlightenment3-4
LET 131Cultures and Identities in the Americas and the Caribbean3-4
LET 149Post-Colonial Conditions: Contemporary Women's Writings from Africa3-4
LET 150Gender, Diaspora and Social Issues in Indian Women's Literature and Cinema3-4
LET 155Reading War in Post-Colonial Literature from Africa and the Middle East3
LET 166National Literatures of Latin America3
LET 169Hispanic Cinema3
MUS 141The Music of India: Brahma to Bhangra3
PHIL 128Political Philosophy3
PHIL 131Aesthetics3
PHIL 143Existentialism3
PHIL 18419th Century European Philosophy: Hegel, Marx, & Nietzsche3
REL 040Introduction to the Study of Religions3-4
SPAN 172Intersections of Art and Poetry3
SPAN 183Seminar in Iberian, Latin American and U.S. Latina(o) Literatures3
WGSS 110Sex, Body, and Gender in Early European Societies3
WGSS 131Women in Islam3
WGSS 175Transnational Sexualities3