WGS 3559

Course Name: 
Queer European History
Units: 
3

This course will examine LGBTQ persons, issues, and events in Europe since 1789. Topics to be covered will include the history of anti-sodomy and marriage laws; the evolution of cultural and scientific understandings of sex, sexuality, and gender, including ideas of trans-ness; and the history of LGBTQ activism, both legal and cultural, going up to the present day.

Instructor: 
Butcher