Five College Consortium

Feminist Theory

Subject Name: 
Sexuality Wmn's & Gndr Studies
Course Number: 
Amherst College

In this course we will investigate contemporary feminist thought from a variety of disciplinary perspectives. We will focus on key issues in feminist theory, such as the sex/gender debate, sexual desire and the body, the political economy of gender, the creation of the "queer" as subject, and the construction of masculinity, among others. This course aims also to think through the ways in which these concerns intersect with issues of race, class, the environment and the nation.

Requisite: Open to first-year students who have taken SWAG 100 and upper-class students. Spring semester. Professor Sadjadi.

Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
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Course Sections

Feminist Theory
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0 Sahar Sadjadi TTH 11:30AM-12:50PM CHAP 204