Women's and Gender Studies
Term : Summer 2014
Catalog Year : 2013-2014

WGS 250 - Introduction To Queer Studies

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Description: This course will provide an introduction to queer theory and activism. Studies include social and historical construction of gender and sexuality, politics of coming out, transgender theory, mainstream LGBT movement, historical trauma and violence, HIV/AIDS, connections between sexuality, race, ethnicity, class, ability, national citizenship, role of allies and social change. Letter grade only.

Units: 3

Sections offered: Spring 2020 Summer 2020 Fall 2020 Spring 2021

Requirement Designation: Social and Political Worlds and Ethnic

Liberal Studies Essential Skills: Critical Thinking