Schedule of Classes Graduate / Fall 2020 / Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

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Notes for Graduate Students

CONT 500a Full-time Graduate Research class #8684; CONT 450a Part-time Graduate Research class #8682; CONT 200a Extended Master's Research class #8678; CONT 210a Heller School Extended Master's Research class #10525; To view course description, please click on the course # link.

(100-199) For Both Undergraduate and Graduate Students

Course # Course Title Time
Location
Instructor(s) View Books
AAAS/WGS 125A 1 Intellectual History of Black Women
[ deis-us ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 2B
T,Th 10:00 AM–11:30 AM
Roach, Shoniqua View Books
ANTH/WGS 176A 1
Syllabus
Queer/Trans Theories from Elsewhere
[ deis-us djw ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 2E
T,Th 4:00 PM–5:30 PM
Chaudhry, V Varun
Horton, Brian
View Books
HIST/WGS 120B 1
Syllabus
Queer History in the United States
[ deis-us ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered in a hybrid combination of in person and remote sessions, which may vary by course and over the duration of the semester. Some courses will have sessions at which in-person and remote students will participate at the same time, and others will arrange for some separate class meetings for in-person and remote students. Enrollment is open to students who will be on campus and students who will be studying remotely up to the enrollment limit.
Block 1F
M,W 6:00 PM–7:30 PM
Schwartz Hall 112
Murphy, A.J. View Books
POL/WGS 125A 1
Syllabus
Gender in American Politics
[ deis-us ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered in-person. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 1C
M,W 12:00 PM–1:30 PM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr101
Greenlee, Jill S. View Books
WGS 105B 1
Syllabus
Feminisms: History, Theory, and Practice
[ deis-us oc ss ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 1E
M,W 4:00 PM–5:30 PM
Luis, Keridwen View Books
WGS 166A 1
Syllabus
Gender, Sexuality, and Social Media
[ deis-us ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 1B
M,W 10:00 AM–11:30 AM
Luis, Keridwen View Books
WGS 171A 1 Transgender Studies
[ deis-us ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 2D
T,Th 2:00 PM–3:30 PM
Chaudhry, V Varun View Books
WGS 182B 1 Feminist Bioethics: Social Justice and Equity in Health Care
[ deis-us ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 1D
M,W 2:00 PM–3:30 PM
Clark, Beth View Books
 

(200 and above) Primarily for Graduate Students

Course # Course Title Time
Location
Instructor(s) View Books
WGS 205A 1
Syllabus
Graduate Foundational Course in Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Instruction for this course will be offered in a hybrid combination of in person and remote sessions, which may vary by course and over the duration of the semester. Some courses will have sessions at which in-person and remote students will participate at the same time, and others will arrange for some separate class meetings for in-person and remote students. Enrollment is open to students who will be on campus and students who will be studying remotely up to the enrollment limit.
T,Th 11:30 AM–1:00 PM Luis, Keridwen View Books
 

WGS General Elective Courses

Course # Course Title Time
Location
Instructor(s) View Books
AAAS/WGS 125A 1 Intellectual History of Black Women
[ deis-us ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 2B
T,Th 10:00 AM–11:30 AM
Roach, Shoniqua View Books
ANTH 144A 1 The Anthropology of Gender
[ djw nw ss wi ]
Anthropology majors on the demand list will have priority for enrollment.
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 1G
M,W 8:00 PM–9:30 PM
Hannig, Anita View Books
ANTH 178B 1 Culture, Gender and Power in East Asia
[ nw ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 2D
T,Th 2:00 PM–3:30 PM
Uretsky, Elanah M. View Books
ANTH/WGS 176A 1
Syllabus
Queer/Trans Theories from Elsewhere
[ deis-us djw ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 2E
T,Th 4:00 PM–5:30 PM
Chaudhry, V Varun
Horton, Brian
View Books
BIOL 160B 1
Syllabus
Human Reproductive and Developmental Biology
[ sn ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
Instructor's Signature Required.
Instruction for this course will be offered in a hybrid combination of in person and remote sessions, which may vary by course and over the duration of the semester. Some courses will have sessions at which in-person and remote students will participate at the same time, and others will arrange for some separate class meetings for in-person and remote students. Enrollment is open to students who will be on campus and students who will be studying remotely up to the enrollment limit.
Block S5
F 2:00 PM–4:50 PM
Abelson-Bass-Yalem Physics 131
Jackson, Judith View Books
CLAS/NEJ 118A 1
Syllabus
Queens of the Ancient Mediterranean World
[ hum ]
Instruction for this course will be offered in a hybrid combination of in person and remote sessions, which may vary by course and over the duration of the semester. Some courses will have sessions at which in-person and remote students will participate at the same time, and others will arrange for some separate class meetings for in-person and remote students. Enrollment is open to students who will be on campus and students who will be studying remotely up to the enrollment limit.
Block 1E
M,W 4:00 PM–5:30 PM
Schwartz Hall 112
Stinchcomb, Jillian View Books
ENG 127B 1 Migrating Bodies, Migrating Texts
[ djw hum nw ]
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 2G
T,Th 8:00 PM–9:30 PM
Smith, Faith Lois View Books
ENG 170B 1 Contemporary Theatre and Performance: Between Rights and the Post-Human
[ hum ]
Instruction for this course will be offered in a hybrid combination of in person and remote sessions, which may vary by course and over the duration of the semester. Some courses will have sessions at which in-person and remote students will participate at the same time, and others will arrange for some separate class meetings for in-person and remote students. Enrollment is open to students who will be on campus and students who will be studying remotely up to the enrollment limit.
Block 1G
M,W 8:00 PM–9:30 PM
Mandel Ctr for HumanitesG12
King, Thomas A View Books
ENG 180B 1
Syllabus
Romantic Comedy / Matrimonial Tragedy
[ hum ]
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 2G
T,Th 8:00 PM–9:30 PM
Sherman, David R. View Books
ENG 253B 1 Medieval Women and the Book
Department Representative Signature Required.
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 1E
M,W 4:00 PM–5:30 PM
Kim, Dorothy View Books
HISP 158A 1
Syllabus
Latina Feminisms
[ deis-us djw hum ]
Taught in English.
Instruction for this course will be offered in a hybrid combination of in person and remote sessions, which may vary by course and over the duration of the semester. Some courses will have sessions at which in-person and remote students will participate at the same time, and others will arrange for some separate class meetings for in-person and remote students. Enrollment is open to students who will be on campus and students who will be studying remotely up to the enrollment limit.
Block 2D
T,Th 2:00 PM–3:30 PM
Rosenstiel Basic Med118
Duran, Maria View Books
HIST 121A 1 Breaking the Rules: Deviance and Nonconformity in Premodern Europe
[ djw ss wi ]
Instruction for this course will be offered in-person. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 1D
M,W 2:00 PM–3:30 PM
Schwartz Hall 112
Sreenivasan, Govind View Books
HIST/SOC 170B 1 Gender and Sexuality in South Asia
[ djw nw ss ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 1D
M,W 2:00 PM–3:30 PM
Vijayakumar, Gowri
Muller, Hannah
View Books
HIST/WGS 120B 1
Syllabus
Queer History in the United States
[ deis-us ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered in a hybrid combination of in person and remote sessions, which may vary by course and over the duration of the semester. Some courses will have sessions at which in-person and remote students will participate at the same time, and others will arrange for some separate class meetings for in-person and remote students. Enrollment is open to students who will be on campus and students who will be studying remotely up to the enrollment limit.
Block 1F
M,W 6:00 PM–7:30 PM
Schwartz Hall 112
Murphy, A.J. View Books
HS 224F 1 Gender and the Environment
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Module Session 1
W 9:00 AM–11:50 AM Espinosa-Heywood, Cristina View Books
HS 283F 1 Gender and Development
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Module Session 1
Th 9:00 AM–11:50 AM Espinosa-Heywood, Cristina View Books
NEJS 130B 1
Syllabus
Sexuality and Early Christian Communities
[ hum wi ]
Instruction for this course will be offered in a hybrid combination of in person and remote sessions, which may vary by course and over the duration of the semester. Some courses will have sessions at which in-person and remote students will participate at the same time, and others will arrange for some separate class meetings for in-person and remote students. Enrollment is open to students who will be on campus and students who will be studying remotely up to the enrollment limit.
Block 2E
T,Th 4:00 PM–5:30 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies203
Brooks Hedstrom, Darlene View Books
NEJS 174B 1
Syllabus
Israeli Women Writers on War and Peace
[ deis-us djw fl hum ]
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 2E
T,Th 4:00 PM–5:30 PM
Szobel, Ilana View Books
PHIL 128B 1 Philosophy of Race and Gender
[ deis-us hum ]
Instruction for this course will be offered in-person. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 2D
T,Th 2:00 PM–3:30 PM
Golding Judaica Center110
Smiley, Marion View Books
POL/WGS 125A 1
Syllabus
Gender in American Politics
[ deis-us ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered in-person. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 1C
M,W 12:00 PM–1:30 PM
Olin-Sang Amer Civ Ctr101
Greenlee, Jill S. View Books
PSYC 160B 1 Seminar on Sex Differences
[ oc ss wi ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
Instructor's Signature Required.
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 1D
M,W 2:00 PM–3:30 PM
Wright, Ellen J. View Books
SOC 133B 1 Sociology of Reproduction
[ ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered in-person. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 2C
T,Th 12:00 PM–1:30 PM
Schwartz Hall 112
Suh, Siri View Books
WGS 105B 1
Syllabus
Feminisms: History, Theory, and Practice
[ deis-us oc ss ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 1E
M,W 4:00 PM–5:30 PM
Luis, Keridwen View Books
WGS 166A 1
Syllabus
Gender, Sexuality, and Social Media
[ deis-us ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 1B
M,W 10:00 AM–11:30 AM
Luis, Keridwen View Books
WGS 171A 1 Transgender Studies
[ deis-us ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 2D
T,Th 2:00 PM–3:30 PM
Chaudhry, V Varun View Books
WGS 182B 1 Feminist Bioethics: Social Justice and Equity in Health Care
[ deis-us ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 1D
M,W 2:00 PM–3:30 PM
Clark, Beth View Books
 

WGS Elective Courses: Historical Focus

Course # Course Title Time
Location
Instructor(s) View Books
ENG 253B 1 Medieval Women and the Book
Department Representative Signature Required.
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 1E
M,W 4:00 PM–5:30 PM
Kim, Dorothy View Books
HIST 121A 1 Breaking the Rules: Deviance and Nonconformity in Premodern Europe
[ djw ss wi ]
Instruction for this course will be offered in-person. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 1D
M,W 2:00 PM–3:30 PM
Schwartz Hall 112
Sreenivasan, Govind View Books
HIST/WGS 120B 1
Syllabus
Queer History in the United States
[ deis-us ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered in a hybrid combination of in person and remote sessions, which may vary by course and over the duration of the semester. Some courses will have sessions at which in-person and remote students will participate at the same time, and others will arrange for some separate class meetings for in-person and remote students. Enrollment is open to students who will be on campus and students who will be studying remotely up to the enrollment limit.
Block 1F
M,W 6:00 PM–7:30 PM
Schwartz Hall 112
Murphy, A.J. View Books
 

WGS Elective Courses: Cultural Differences

Course # Course Title Time
Location
Instructor(s) View Books
AAAS/WGS 125A 1 Intellectual History of Black Women
[ deis-us ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 2B
T,Th 10:00 AM–11:30 AM
Roach, Shoniqua View Books
ANTH 144A 1 The Anthropology of Gender
[ djw nw ss wi ]
Anthropology majors on the demand list will have priority for enrollment.
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 1G
M,W 8:00 PM–9:30 PM
Hannig, Anita View Books
ANTH 178B 1 Culture, Gender and Power in East Asia
[ nw ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 2D
T,Th 2:00 PM–3:30 PM
Uretsky, Elanah M. View Books
ENG 127B 1 Migrating Bodies, Migrating Texts
[ djw hum nw ]
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 2G
T,Th 8:00 PM–9:30 PM
Smith, Faith Lois View Books
HISP 158A 1
Syllabus
Latina Feminisms
[ deis-us djw hum ]
Taught in English.
Instruction for this course will be offered in a hybrid combination of in person and remote sessions, which may vary by course and over the duration of the semester. Some courses will have sessions at which in-person and remote students will participate at the same time, and others will arrange for some separate class meetings for in-person and remote students. Enrollment is open to students who will be on campus and students who will be studying remotely up to the enrollment limit.
Block 2D
T,Th 2:00 PM–3:30 PM
Rosenstiel Basic Med118
Duran, Maria View Books
HIST/SOC 170B 1 Gender and Sexuality in South Asia
[ djw nw ss ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 1D
M,W 2:00 PM–3:30 PM
Vijayakumar, Gowri
Muller, Hannah
View Books
 

WGS Elective Courses: Sexuality

Course # Course Title Time
Location
Instructor(s) View Books
ANTH 144A 1 The Anthropology of Gender
[ djw nw ss wi ]
Anthropology majors on the demand list will have priority for enrollment.
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 1G
M,W 8:00 PM–9:30 PM
Hannig, Anita View Books
ANTH/WGS 176A 1
Syllabus
Queer/Trans Theories from Elsewhere
[ deis-us djw ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 2E
T,Th 4:00 PM–5:30 PM
Chaudhry, V Varun
Horton, Brian
View Books
HIST/SOC 170B 1 Gender and Sexuality in South Asia
[ djw nw ss ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 1D
M,W 2:00 PM–3:30 PM
Vijayakumar, Gowri
Muller, Hannah
View Books
HIST/WGS 120B 1
Syllabus
Queer History in the United States
[ deis-us ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered in a hybrid combination of in person and remote sessions, which may vary by course and over the duration of the semester. Some courses will have sessions at which in-person and remote students will participate at the same time, and others will arrange for some separate class meetings for in-person and remote students. Enrollment is open to students who will be on campus and students who will be studying remotely up to the enrollment limit.
Block 1F
M,W 6:00 PM–7:30 PM
Schwartz Hall 112
Murphy, A.J. View Books
WGS 166A 1
Syllabus
Gender, Sexuality, and Social Media
[ deis-us ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 1B
M,W 10:00 AM–11:30 AM
Luis, Keridwen View Books
 

SQS General Elective Courses

Course # Course Title Time
Location
Instructor(s) View Books
ANTH 144A 1 The Anthropology of Gender
[ djw nw ss wi ]
Anthropology majors on the demand list will have priority for enrollment.
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 1G
M,W 8:00 PM–9:30 PM
Hannig, Anita View Books
ANTH/WGS 176A 1
Syllabus
Queer/Trans Theories from Elsewhere
[ deis-us djw ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 2E
T,Th 4:00 PM–5:30 PM
Chaudhry, V Varun
Horton, Brian
View Books
COML 150B 1 Critique of Erotic Reason
[ hum ]
Instruction for this course will be offered in a hybrid combination of in person and remote sessions, which may vary by course and over the duration of the semester. Some courses will have sessions at which in-person and remote students will participate at the same time, and others will arrange for some separate class meetings for in-person and remote students. Enrollment is open to students who will be on campus and students who will be studying remotely up to the enrollment limit.
Block 1D
M,W 2:00 PM–3:30 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies201
Dowden, Stephen View Books
HIST/SOC 170B 1 Gender and Sexuality in South Asia
[ djw nw ss ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 1D
M,W 2:00 PM–3:30 PM
Vijayakumar, Gowri
Muller, Hannah
View Books
HIST/WGS 120B 1
Syllabus
Queer History in the United States
[ deis-us ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered in a hybrid combination of in person and remote sessions, which may vary by course and over the duration of the semester. Some courses will have sessions at which in-person and remote students will participate at the same time, and others will arrange for some separate class meetings for in-person and remote students. Enrollment is open to students who will be on campus and students who will be studying remotely up to the enrollment limit.
Block 1F
M,W 6:00 PM–7:30 PM
Schwartz Hall 112
Murphy, A.J. View Books
WGS 166A 1
Syllabus
Gender, Sexuality, and Social Media
[ deis-us ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 1B
M,W 10:00 AM–11:30 AM
Luis, Keridwen View Books
WGS 171A 1 Transgender Studies
[ deis-us ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 2D
T,Th 2:00 PM–3:30 PM
Chaudhry, V Varun View Books
 

SQS Elective Courses: Historical or Comparative Focus

Course # Course Title Time
Location
Instructor(s) View Books
ANTH 144A 1 The Anthropology of Gender
[ djw nw ss wi ]
Anthropology majors on the demand list will have priority for enrollment.
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 1G
M,W 8:00 PM–9:30 PM
Hannig, Anita View Books
ANTH/WGS 176A 1
Syllabus
Queer/Trans Theories from Elsewhere
[ deis-us djw ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 2E
T,Th 4:00 PM–5:30 PM
Chaudhry, V Varun
Horton, Brian
View Books
COML 150B 1 Critique of Erotic Reason
[ hum ]
Instruction for this course will be offered in a hybrid combination of in person and remote sessions, which may vary by course and over the duration of the semester. Some courses will have sessions at which in-person and remote students will participate at the same time, and others will arrange for some separate class meetings for in-person and remote students. Enrollment is open to students who will be on campus and students who will be studying remotely up to the enrollment limit.
Block 1D
M,W 2:00 PM–3:30 PM
Lown Cntr for JudaicStudies201
Dowden, Stephen View Books
HIST/SOC 170B 1 Gender and Sexuality in South Asia
[ djw nw ss ]
See Course Catalog for prerequisites.
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 1D
M,W 2:00 PM–3:30 PM
Vijayakumar, Gowri
Muller, Hannah
View Books
HIST/WGS 120B 1
Syllabus
Queer History in the United States
[ deis-us ss ]
Instruction for this course will be offered in a hybrid combination of in person and remote sessions, which may vary by course and over the duration of the semester. Some courses will have sessions at which in-person and remote students will participate at the same time, and others will arrange for some separate class meetings for in-person and remote students. Enrollment is open to students who will be on campus and students who will be studying remotely up to the enrollment limit.
Block 1F
M,W 6:00 PM–7:30 PM
Schwartz Hall 112
Murphy, A.J. View Books
 

SQS Elective Courses (requiring a substantial paper)

Course # Course Title Time
Location
Instructor(s) View Books
ENG 167B 1 Writing the Nation: James Baldwin, Richard Wright, Toni Morrison
[ deis-us hum ]
See Course Catalog for Special Notes.
Instruction for this course will be offered remotely. Meeting times for this course are listed in the schedule of classes (in ET).
Block 2D
T,Th 2:00 PM–3:30 PM
Callender, Brandon View Books