POR 260: Gender&Sexuality-Lusophone Lit

Prerequisite: ENL102

General Education requirement: Cultural & Artistic Literacy

Critical study of representations of gender and sexuality in the literature of Portugal, Brazil and Lusophone Africa from the Middle Ages to the present. Attention will be given to discursive and narrative construction of gendered and sexual identities; historically and culturally variable perspectives on gender and sexuality; and the roles played by gendered agents and sexual engagements in the historical processes occurring in the Portuguese-speaking world, with particular emphasis on colonial and postcolonial contexts and relations.

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3.00 credits
Section 01: Undergraduate Lecture

Class: #6781

Tue, Jan 19, 2021 - Wed, Apr 28, 2021


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