Women's and Gender Studies News

Did you know that there is a new minor in Sexuality and Queer Studies through the Department of Women's and Gender Studies?  Check it out!

Visit the Women's and Gender Studies homepage for information about the academic program and their upcoming events!

Gender, Sexuality, and Queer Studies at Brandeis

Visit the Women's and Gender Studies registrar page for classes being offered in Spring 2014.

See the Online Brandeis University Bulletin for complete course information.

A sample of some past courses of interest:

AAAS 125B Caribbean Women and Globalization: Sexuality, Citizenship, Work

CLAS140A Women, Gender, and Sexuality in Greek and Roman Art and Text

ENG87B Queer Readings: Beyond Stonewall

NEJS148B Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Jews and Christians: Sources and Interpretations

POL125A Women in American Politics

ENG 181A Making Sex, Performing Gender

HIST 142B History of Sexualities in Europe

LGLS 120A Sex Discrimination and the Law

NEJS 115B Gender and the Bible

NEJS 178B Masculinity and Femininity in Isreali Film, Literature, and Culture

SOC 7893 Social Class and Social Change

SOC 115A Masculinities

SOC 138A Sociology of Gender, Race, and Class

WMGS 6B Sexuality and Queer Studies

WMGS 130B History of Sexuality in the United States

WMGS 141A Gender in Iranian Cinema

ENG 151A Queer Studies

ANTH 144A Anthropology of Gender

PSYC 160B Seminar on Sex Differences

WMGS 5A Women and Gender in Culture and Society

AMST 139B Race and Gender in the News

SOC 117A Sociology of Work and Gender

ANTH 166B Queer Anthropology: Sexualities and Genders in a Cross-Cultural Perspective

ENG 87A Sex and Race in the American Novel

ENG 120A The Orlando Project

NEJS 174B Israeli Women Writers on War and Peace

SOC 133A A Labor of Love? Gender and Care Work in the Contemporary U.S.

THA 142B Feminist Playwrights: Writing for the Stage by and about Women

WMGS 140A Diversity of Muslim Women’s Experience

ENG 181A Making Sex, Performing Gender

HIST 125A Sexualities in United States History

NEJS 29A Feminist Sexual Ethics in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam

PHIL 108A Philosophy and Gender

SOC 169B Issues in Sexuality