Queer Times: The Poetics and Politics of Temporality|
What are the relationships among textuality, sexuality, and temporality? The course will explore this question by analyzing a range of literary, visual, and theoretical works from the early 20th century to the present day, including iconic modernist texts and contemporary queer literary, visual, and theoretical production, including works responding to the AIDS epidemic.
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|Course Format: Seminar||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CSCT)(ENGL)(ENGL-TLF Conc)(FGSS)(SISP-FGSS Conc)
||Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Likely to include works by Hilton Als, Alison Bechdel, Rebecca Brown, Robert Duncan, Henry James, Gertrude Stein, David Wojnarowicz, and Virginia Woolf, as well as several films.
|Examination and Assignments: |
3 essays, intensive participation in class discussion.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
Possible meetings with visiting writers
|Instructor(s): Cohen,Lisa Times: ..T.... 09:00AM-11:50AM; Location: TBA|
|Total Enrollment Limit: 16||SR major: 5||JR major: 5|| || |
|Seats Available: 6||GRAD: X||SR non-major: 3||JR non-major: 3||SO: 0||FR: X|