CAAS 390 - Homophobia in the Black World
Section: 001
Term: FA 2007
Subject: Afroamerican and African Studies (CAAS)
Department: LSA Afroamerican and African Studies
Credits:
3
Advisory Prerequisites:
One course in WOMENSTD or CAAS.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course will explore the presentation and meaning of homosexuality and homophobia in communities of color in the U.S., the Caribbean, and Africa. The cultural presentation and consequences of homophobia and discrimination vary greatly across these places. Therefore, an emphasis will be placed on understanding different social constructions of homosexuality and how these views are complicated by geographical region, race, gender, and social class.

Intended audience: Upper-level students in Women's Studies, LGBTQ Studies, and CAAS.

Course Requirements: Class participation and two 10-page papers.

Class Format: Class meets three hours weekly in seminar format

CAAS 390 - Homophobia in the Black World
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
P
28926
Open
1
 
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Th 1:00PM - 4:00PM
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