WMST 399: Current Topics in LGBTQ Studies

WMST 399-001: TrnsgndrFeminisms/AcrossCentur
(Fall 2022)

04:30 PM to 07:10 PM R

Horizon Hall 2017

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Section Information for Fall 2022

Explores the history of transgender identities dating back to the medieval era. Focuses on building transfeminist theory through historical events and personal narratives and the continued fight for inclusion that transpeople endure today.

 

Some of the texts we will read….

Orlando By Virginia Woolf

Transgender Warriors: Making History From Joan of Arc to Dennis Rodman by Leslie Feinberg

Transgender History By Susan Stryker

Black on Both Sides: A Racial History of Trans Identity by C. Riley Snorton

Beautiful Music for Ugly Children by Kristin Conn-Mills

Trangressive: A Trans Woman on Gender, Feminism, and Politics by Rachel Anne Williams

Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

Examines contemporary issues and policies within LGBTQ issues. Explores the intersections of race, gender, age, class, disability, and national identity in relation to LGBTQ identities. May be repeated for credit when the topic is different. May be repeated within the term for a maximum 18 credits.
Specialized Designation: Topic Varies
Schedule Type: Lec/Sem #1, Lec/Sem #2, Lec/Sem #3, Lec/Sem #4, Lec/Sem #5, Lec/Sem #6, Lec/Sem #7, Lec/Sem #8, Lec/Sem #9, Lecture, Sem/Lec #10, Sem/Lec #11, Sem/Lec #12, Sem/Lec #13, Sem/Lec #14, Sem/Lec #15, Sem/Lec #16, Sem/Lec #17, Sem/Lec #18
Grading:
This course is graded on the Undergraduate Regular scale.

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