Global Gender and Sexuality Studies

Track Requirements

  1. Introductory course

One of the following: GSFS 0191, 0200, 0289

  1. Feminist Theory: GSFS 0320
  2. One course pertaining to the intersection of race and gender, taken from the Critical Race Studies breadth requirement (see below)
  3. Two courses pertaining to transnational concerns taken from the Transnational/National Feminism breadth requirement: one of these courses should be taken during the study abroad semester. (see below)

Critical Race Studies (* denotes available in AY 19-20)

AMST/GSFS 0204     Black Comic Culture* (Fall 2019)

AMST/GSFS 0208     Unruly Bodies: Black Womanhood in Popular       Culture*  (Fall 2019)

AMST 0224             Race and Ethnicity in the US

GSFS/AMST 0269     Beyond Intersectionality: Developing Anti-Racist & Anti-Capitalist Feminisms

GSFS/WRPR 0303     Outlaw Women* (Spring 2020)

GSFS 0313               White People

GSFS 0329               Politics of Reproduction* (Spring 2020)

GSFS 0425               Men and Masculinities* (Spring 2020)

GSFS 0430               Queering Food: Race, Place and Social Justice

PGSE 0340               Race, Sex, Power/Lusophone

PSCI 0458               Race, Gender, and Class Politics

SOCI 0376               Politics of Identity (SOAN 0376)


Transnational/National Feminism

AMST/GSFS 0325     American Misogyny

ANTH 0304             Gender, Culture, Power (SOAN 0304)

ANTH 0361             Anthropology of Pakistan (SOAN 0361)

ARBC/GSFS 0335    Gender & Migration in Modern Arabic Literature and Cinema

ARBC 0328            Gender Politics in Arab World

ARBC 0220            Arab Women’s Literature

ARBC/GSFS 0235    Gender Politics in Arab World (previously 0328)* (Fall 2019)

ENAM/GSFS 0254    American Women Poets

ENAM 0371            Postcolonial Women Writers

ENVS 0209             Gender Health Environment* (Fall 2019)

ENVS/GSFS 0442     Global Feminist Conversation* (Fall 2019)

FMMC 0264            Indian Cinema

FREN/GSFS 0332     Body Politics & French Fiction

FREN 0344             Women in French Historical Films

GSFS 0261             Globalizing Gender* (Fall 2019)

GSFS/WRPR 0303   Outlaw Women* (Spring 2020)

GSFS 0329             Politics of Reproduction* (Spring 2020)

GSFS/CHNS 0331    Love and Sexuality in Traditional Chinese Literature

GSFS 0334             Hispanic Philippines

GSFS 0341             Gender Sexuality in South Asia

GSFS 0405             iFeminism/Viral Global Activism     

GSFS 0430             Queering Food: Race, Place and Social Justice

HEBM 0236             Israel from the Margins

HIST/GSFS 0438      Readings in Middle Eastern History

HIST 0443              Readings in African History   

JAPN 0245              Women’s Activism in Japan

JAPN 0250              Gender in Japan

PGSE 0340              Race, Sex, Power/Lusophone

PGSE 0356              Murdered Women: Portugal and Brazil

PSCI 0372              Gender and International Relations* (Fall 2019)

RELI 0384              Women, Religion, & Ethnography* (Fall 2019)

SPAN 0343             Comparative Borderlands

SPAN 0382             Two Female Mexican Icons            

SPAN 0388             Gender/Violence-Hispanic World       

SPAN/GSFS 0440     Reggaeton: Lang, Gender, Identity       

Program in International and Global Studies

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