Sexuality, Culture, and Colonialism
General Catalog Course Title:
Sexuality, Culture, and Colonialism
Terms Offered:
Spring 2015
Spring 2014
Fall 2010
Course Thread: 
Cultural Forms in Transit
Course Thread: 
Human Rights
Instructor: 
Alfonso, D. Rita
Instructor: 
Asher, Jacqueline

An introduction to social theory and ethnographic methodology in the cross-cultural study of sexuality, particularly sexual orientation and gender identity. The course will stress the relationships between culture, international and local political economy, and the representation and experience of what we will provisionally call homosexual and transgendered desires or identities.

For more detailed information about classes, please visit the UC Berkeley Online Schedule of Classes.