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Domale Keys

Assistant Professor
Unit: College of Arts and Sciences
Department: Women, Gender & Sexuality Studies
Office location and address
1605 Jefferson Park Ave
Charlottesville, Virginia 22904
WGS 2559: New Course in Women, Gender & Sexuality
Credits: 1–4
The course provides the opportunity to offer a new topic in the subject area of women, gender & sexuality
WGS 3340: Transnational Feminism
Credits: 3
This course places women, feminism, and activism in a transnational perspective, and offers students the opportunity to examine how issues considered critical to the field of gender studies are impacting women's lives globally in contemporary national contexts. We will look closely at how violence, economic marginality, intersections of race and gender, and varied strategies for development are affecting women in specific geographical locations.
WGS 4620: Black Feminist Theory
Credits: 3
This course critically examines key ideas, issues, and debates in contemporary Black feminist thought. With a particular focus on Black feminist understandings of intersectionality and womanism, the course examines how Black feminist thinkers interrogate specific concepts including Black womanhood, sexual mythologies and vulnerabilities, class distinctions, colorism, leadership, crime and punishment, and popular culture.