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AMS-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 GSS 212 and SOC 212; credit is given for only one of the following: AMS 212, GSS 212 or SOC 212.

Term: Spring 2020

Course Type: Credit - 3 Credits

Section: 001

Ways to take the class: Face-to-face

Days: MW

Time: 1:00PM to 2:15PM

Start Date: 01/22/2020

End Date: 05/19/2020

Location: Arnold Campus

Room: CADE 205 Building:
John A Cade Fine Arts

Instructor: TBA

Class Size: 25