Women's Studies Minor

Minimum of 19 semester course credits

WGSS 071Introduction to Women's Studies3
Select five additional courses from the list below in consultation with an adviser. At least two of the courses must be WGSS courses.15-20
Introduction to Women's Studies
Art of the 20th Century
ARTH 139
Gender and Sexuality in Contemporary Art
Seminar: Gender and the Western Visual Tradition
Women and the Economy
Schools, Sexuality, and Gender
Studies in Lesbian Writing
Introduction to Critical Theory
Topics in Late Medieval and Early Modern Literature and Culture
U.S. Literature and Social Change
20th-Century African American Literature
ENG 158
African American Women's History
American Indian History to 1900
Law, Resistance and Identity: American Indian History from 1900
Mixed Race Descent in the Americas
Comparative Ethnic Literature and Cultural Production
Comics and Politics: Visual Culture, Power, and Ideology
Decolonizing Spirituality: Indigenous Religions in the Americas
Black Feminist Theory
Writing the Self: Autobiographies of People of Color in the U.S.
Contemporary Queer Writers of Color
Race, Gender, and the Criminal Justice System
Latin American Transnational Migration
Intro to Chicanx & Latinx Studies
Women of Color in Social Movements
American Indian and Pacific Islander Women
Film, Color, and Culture: Images of People of Color in Cinema
Aesthetics of the Body in Literature
Francophone Women's Writing from Martinique, Haiti, and Guadeloupe
Debunking Orientalist Stereotypes: Asian Writings in French
Men, Women, and Travel: Tourism in Europe Since the Renaissance
History of Women in America
African and Caribbean Literatures
French and Francophone Women Writers
Post-Colonial Conditions: Contemporary Women's Writings from Africa
Latin American Women Writers in Translation
Women in Cinema: Latin America, Spain and U.S. Latinas
Women, Gender, and Musical Creativity
Women's Leadership in Politics: Theory and Practice
Gender and Public Policy
Introduction to the Study of Religions
SOC 103
Sociology of Hip-Hop
Sociology of U.S. Immigration
Gender and Society
Women and the Law
Intersections of Art and Poetry
The 20th-Century Hispanic Novel
Introduction to Queer Studies
Feminist and Queer Research Methodologies
Sexuality and the City
Postcolonial Feminist Theory and Literature
Comparative Studies on Women in Religion
Sex, Body, and Gender in Early European Societies
Women, Gender and Cultural Production in the Global South
The Politics of Care
Women in Islam
Race, Sexuality, and the State
Transnational Sexualities
Feminist and Queer Theories
Senior Project

Special topics courses and independent studies may count toward the minor with adviser approval.

At least four of the courses taken for the minor must be upper division.