Sep 28, 2020  
2019-2020 University Bulletin 
2019-2020 University Bulletin [ARCHIVED BULLETIN]

Add to My Bulletin (opens a new window)

SOC 248 - Gender and Sexualities in Latin America

3 hours
This course is an introduction to issues and themes surrounding sexualities and genders within Latin America. The course reviews the literature, explores basic theoretical frameworks, and provides a historical grounding of gendered processes and their relationship to sexuality. This interdisciplinary class bring an intersectional lens to examine how gender and sexuality are structured and experienced in different contexts and regions of Latin America. It examines diverse perspectives including pre-Colombian Amerind and African traditions, as well as the ways colonialism, genocide, slavery, patriarchy, and racism influence understandings of gender and sexuality in Latin American countries.

Listed also as SWG 248  

This course will satisfy the core requirement in multicultural studies

Add to My Bulletin (opens a new window)