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Gender and Sexuality in US History and Culture

Description:
This course explores the historical construction of gender and sexuality in US social and political culture of different eras, through current historical scholarship, primary documents, and such cultural representations as literature or film. How are conceptions of manhood and womanhood, of heterosexuality and "deviant" sexualities, shaped and reshaped in response to historical forces, and linked to concepts of race and class? How are dominant definitions contested?

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2016 Spring

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 1084 Th
06:00 PM - 08:30 PM
Khor,Denise W05-0054
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 01/25/2016 - 05/11/2016
Capacity: 15
Enrolled: 9
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = Graduate student in AMSTDY-MA Program
Course Attributes:

2017 Spring

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 1002 Th
06:00 PM - 08:30 PM
Khor,Denise W05-0054
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 01/23/2017 - 05/10/2017
Capacity: 15
Enrolled: 2
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = Graduate student in AMSTDY-MA Program
Course Attributes: