ENGL265 - Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Literatures
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Restriction: Must not have completed LGBT265. Also offered as: LGBT265. Credit only granted for: ENGL265 or LGBT265.

Exploration of literary and cultural expressions of sexuality and gender. Study of a range of historical periods and literary genres, such as essay, poetry, novel, drama, film. Topics include sexual norms and dissidence, gender identity and expression, the relationship between aesthetic forms and sexual subjectivity. Interpretation of texts particularly through the lens of queer theory. Examination of how sex and gender intersect with other forms of difference, including race and class.