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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.
4.000 Credit hours
4.000 Lecture hours
Schedule Types: Lecture
Interdisc Studies - Soc Sc/Hum Department
NU Core Humanities Lvl 1, UG Col Socl Sci & Humanities