WRIT 116.014 | Gender: Myths and Truths
Katie Vagnino | Spring 2014 | TTh 9:00-10:50 & F 10:00-10:50
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.