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Spring 2017 Semester
May 23, 2019
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WMNS 1101 - Sex, Gender, and Popular Culture
Examines how femininities, masculinities, and different forms of sexual identity are produced and represented within popular culture. Using theories and concepts from both feminist/sexuality studies and popular culture studies, analyzes popular texts and media for their treatment of gender and sexuality and the intersection of those categories with racial and class identities. Explores the visual representation of women (and men) and analyzes how visual and textual media shape our attitudes and identities. Required reading and assignments include close readings of texts, film screenings, class discussions and activities, writing assignments, and creative projects. Cross-listed with SOCL 1102.
4.000 Credit hours
4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Interdisc Studies - Soc Sc/Hum Department

Course Attributes:
NUpath Difference/Diversity, NU Core Humanities Lvl 1, NUpath Interpreting Culture, UG Col Socl Sci & Humanities, Crosslisted Course

Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     

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