This course offers an interdisciplinary approach to the study of women during the Middle ages (ca. 600-1500), focusing on the different cultures of Europe. Arranged around a series of themes, the cluster will read a variety of documentary and literary texts to investigate the ways in which women experienced agency, were depicted and imagined, and acted within the social and cultural contexts of the era. Prerequisites: DISC 100 or equivalent. Cross Listings: HISTORY 231.