May 20, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog

ENGL 254 - Queer Cultural Studies

3 Credits

Prerequisite(s): ENGL 102. This course offers an introduction to Queer Theory within the context of cultural studies including but not limited to the academic analysis of literature, music, film, social media, the internet, theatre, politics, sociology, and history. Using queer as an inclusive umbrella term for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and straight, this class examines how society negotiates identities based on gender, sex, and sexuality in relationship with constructions of race, religion, and class.