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.
Sections offered: Fall 2019 Spring 2020 Summer 2020
Requirement Designation: Social and Political Worlds and Ethnic
Liberal Studies Essential Skills: Critical Thinking