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Women's & Gender Studies

Women's and Gender Studies research takes an interdisciplinary approach to the study of gender, its function in cultures and societies, and its intersections with race and class.

Selected Library Resources

Simone de Beauvoir (1908-1986)

"One is not born, but rather becomes, a woman."


Biographical Information -


Paris Review Interview

Philosophical Views

Simone de Beauvoir - Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy

Simone de Beauvoir - Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy

Media Resources

 Selected Film
Société Radio-Canada ; journalists, Madeleine Gobeil, Claude Lanzman ; director, Max Cacopardo.
Published: Brooklyn, NY : First Run/Icarus Films [distributor], [2005].

Summary: "Jean-Paul Sartre (1905-1980) et Simone de Beauvoir (1908-1986), deux des penseurs les plus influents et controversés de notre époque, sont présentés dans ce document unique diffusé en 1967 et photographié par lʾun des plus digne représentant de la cinématographie canadienne : Michel Brault....see more

In French with English subtitles.

Library West    DVD 2356

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