WRIT 116.017 | Gender: Myths and Truths
Katie Vagnino | Fall 2013 | TTh 3:30-5:45 PM
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.