Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2021

     

SWGS 353 001 (CRN: 14781)

DISABILITY AND GENDERED BODIES

Long Title: ILLNESS, DISABILITY, AND THE GENDERED BODY
Department: Stdy of Women, Gender, & Sxlty
Instructor: Fietz, Helena
Meeting: 10:00AM - 10:50AM MWF HUM 327 (23-AUG-2021 - 3-DEC-2021) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Section Max Enrollment: 30
Section Enrolled: 8
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 30
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 22
Enrollment data as of: 4-DEC-2021 4:19PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Take-Home Exam
Final Exam Time:
14-DEC-2021  
2:00PM - 5:00PM T TBA TBA
 
Description: This course draws on critical disability studies and medical anthropology to explore how gender and sexuality matter in contexts of illness and disability across a range of institutional, social, and national contexts. We pay particular attention to the ways illness and disability expose, disturb, or retrench normative arrangements of gender. Cross-list: ANTH 354, ANTH 554, SWGS 554. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for SWGS 353 if student has credit for SWGS 554.