Schedule

Course Schedule:

Week 1 (January 25-29): Introduction & Orientation

  • January 25: Introduction
  • January 27: Going over Technology and Research
  • January 29: Getting Started: Let’s Talk about Sex Education

Week 2 (February 1-5): Student Introductions

  • February 1-5: Presentations

Week 3 (February 8-12): Intersectional Feminism

  • February 8-10: Dear Ijeawele

**** Blog post is due at 8AM on Monday ****

  • February 12: Map workshop. First map point is due (Zoom).

Week 4 (February 15-19): Whiteness, Masculinity, and Heterosexuality

  • February 15-17: Angry White Men, pgs. 1-98, 169-168, and 227-278

**** Blog post is due at 8AM on Monday ****

  • February 19: Watch and discuss Stonewall Uprising, part 1 (Zoom).

Week 5 (February 22-26): Gender Expression

  • February 22-24: Arresting Dress

**** Blog post is due at 8AM on Monday ****

  • February 26: Map workshop. Second map point is due (Zoom).

Week 6 (March 1-5): Same-Sex Marriage

  • March 1-3: Charity and Sylvia

**** Blog post is due at 8AM on Monday ****

  • March 5: Watch and discuss Stonewall Uprising, part 2 (Zoom).

Week 7 (March 8-12): African American/Latinx Drag Ball Scene

  • March 8: “The Equal Rights Amendment Explained” and watch Mrs. America (Zoom).
  • March 10: [No School—Spring Break]
  • March 12: Map workshop. Third map point is due (Zoom).

Week 8 (March 15-19): Sex Work

  • March 15-17: Sex Workers Unite (posted online)

**** Blog post is due at 8AM on Monday ****

  • Watch and discuss America (Zoom)

Week 9 (March 22-26): Monogamy

  • March 22-24: Wannabes, Goths, and Christians (posted online)

**** Blog post is due at 8AM on Monday ****

  • March 26: Map workshop. Fourth map point is due (Zoom).

Week 10 (March 29-April 2): Asian American Experience

  • March 29-March 31: Asian American Sexual Politics (posted online)

**** Blog post is due at 8AM on Monday ****

Week 11 (April 5-9): Interracial Sex and Marriage

  • April 5-7: White Women, Black Men (posted online)

**** Blog post is due at 8AM on Monday ****

  • April 0: Map workshop. Fifth map point is due (Zoom).

Week 12 (April 12-16): Intersexuality

  • April 12-14: Bodies in Doubt (posted online)

**** Blog post is due at 8AM on Monday ****

  • April 16: Map workshop. Sixth map point is due (Zoom).

Week 13 (April 19-23): Final Presentations

  • April 19-23: Final Presentations

Week 14 (April 26-30): Final Essay Review

  • April 26: Make Up Day
  • April 28: Final Essay Review
  • April 30: No Class. Please attend the History and American Studies Symposium.

Week 15: Finals Week

  • May 5: Final Exam

***Final essay is due by noon via email (kmoon@umw.edu) on Wednesday, May 5 ***