WRIT 120.004 | Gender: Myths and Truths
Katie Vagnino | Spring 2014 | Mar 24-May 9 | TWThF 11:00-11:50
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.