WRIT 116.005 | Gender: Myths and Truths
Katie Vagnino | Fall 2013 | M 9:00-10:50 AM & TThF 10:00-10:50 AM
An individual’s sex is biologically determined, but what about gender? To what extent are our ideas of masculinity/manhood and femininity/womanhood culturally constructed? Course readings will examine how we perform our gender roles on a daily basis and how society rewards (or punishes) us based on our success.