Friday, June 16, 2006

From the Margins

A new Liberal Arts & Sciences course is being offered this fall.

LAS 221
From the Margins - An Introduction to Queer Theories and Gay Studies

Dr. Sean Murphy will focus specifically on topics concerning social justice and LGBT rights. Students can expect to read texts, analyze films, and attend conversations with guest lectures.

Here's a few suggested book titles for class prep -

Covering: The Hidden Assault on Our Civil Rights
by Kenji Yoshino

Queer Ideas by David Kessler

Gentlemen Callers by Michael Paller

Queer Cowboys by Chris Packard

If visual is more your speed, you might want to try -

La Mala Educacion a Sony Pictures Classic release

Tying the Knot by Docurama

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