New LGBTQ Course for Spring!
For the first time, a course focused exclusively on LGBTQ content will be offered at MPC by the Department of Gender and Women's Studies. This new course is GWOS 15: "Introduction to LGBTQ Global Literatures," and is offered online for Spring 2019. The course satisfies Humanities General Education requirements for MPC and is transferable to CSU and UCs.
Take this course if you:
- are interested in LGBTQ issues
- like reading novels, poetry, and memoirs
- are looking for a really meaningful course
- want to fulfill a Humanities requirement
This course examines LGBTQ literary culture within diverse global contexts, exploring historical aspects of diverse LGBTQ experience and contemporary writings in modern literature. Drawing primarily from queer and feminist literary studies, the course emphasizes intersections of sexual and gender identity with race, ethnicity, and class, with specific attention to global diversity.