Queer History and Culture

HIST Q267
3.00 crs.

The starting point is that sexuality and gender identity has a history. The module explores the importance of race, class, gender on sexual identities and to emphasize that sexuality not only has a history but multiple histories. Sexual categories whose meanings may seem to be self-evident and unchanging: straight and gay, homosexual and heterosexual, transgender and cisgender, "normal" and "deviant," for example.

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Course Corequisite