WRIT 120.001 | Gender: Myths and Truths
Katie Vagnino | Fall 2013 | Sept 3- Oct 27 | MTThF 11:00-11:50 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.