MDST 4200

Course Name: 
Sex and Gender go to the Movies
Units: 
3

This course will examine the ways in which different mass media help to define our cultural ideas about gender differences and the ways in which feminist scholars have responded to these definitions by criticizing existing media images and by creating some alternatives of their own. The course will examine the notion that the mass media might influence our development as gendered individuals and consider different forms of feminist theory.

This course fulfills the second writing requirement.

 

Instructor: 
Andrea Press
Special NOTE: 
Often Combined with WGS 4200