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GSS-212 Lesbian,Gay,Bisex&Transgender

Examine the diversity of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) behaviors, orientations, identities, communities, and issues from a transhistorical, cross-cultural and interdisciplinary perspective with special emphasis on LGBT culture in the United States. Study the history of human sexuality and gender identity/expression; cultural and social constructions of sexuality and gender; representations of LGBT experience in textual and visual media; legal rights and restrictions; current events and socio-political issues of current interest; methods of queer theory/queer studies; and advocacy, activism and change. Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENG 101/ENG 101A. Note: Also offered as AMS 212 and SOC 212; credit is given for only one of the following: AMS 212, SOC 212 or GSS 212.

Term: Summer 2020

Course Type: Credit - 3 Credits

Section: 890 (Closed)

Ways to take the class: Online

Days: Varies

Time: Varies

Start Date: 07/07/2020

End Date: 08/14/2020

Location: Online

Room: TBA

Instructor: David M Caskey

Class Size: 25

General Education Requirement: Social and Behavioral Sciences, Diversity Requirement