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    Vassar College
  Dec 11, 2017
Catalogue 2017-2018
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WMST 201 - Introduction to Queer Studies

Semester Offered: Spring
1 unit(s)
This course offers an introduction to queer theories and methodologies as a form of inquiry that emerged out of and alongside feminism, LGBT liberation movements and AIDS activism. In addition to exploring the experiences of LBGTQ individuals and communities in a global context, the course focuses on the historical emergence of a variety of sexual and gender identities as well as the political strategies they pursued. Special attention is paid to the way sexuality intersects with gender, nationality, race, class, and dis/ability. Christina Owens.

Prerequisite(s): WMST 130  or permission of the instructor.

Two 75-minute periods.

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