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Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies
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WGSS 175
Transnational Sexualities

This seminar explores different approaches to theorizing sexuality from a transnational perspective. The class pays particular attention to the ways in which processes such as colonialism and globalization have shaped struggles for sexual liberation. The course covers topics such as globalization and sexual cultures, queer diasporas, sex work, sex trafficking, sex tourism, the politics of AIDS, militarism and sexual violence, and transnational social movements.
Offered every other year beginning 2020-21.

Course Credit:
3

Instructor(s):
Priya Kandaswamy

Note(s):
Open to undergraduates only.

Meets the following Core Curriculum (or Gen Ed requirement(s)):
Meets the following Gen Ed requirement(s): Women and Gender, Meets the following Core Curriculum requirement(s): International Perspectives, Race, Gender & Power

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Last Updated: 6/23/17