The materials from Weeks 4 and 5 have explored the ways in which masculinities s

The materials from Weeks 4 and 5 have explored the ways in which masculinities shape and are shaped by changing ideas about what counts as work in the global economy. As we discussed, work is an important site through which to study changes in masculine gender norms in response to neoliberalism and globalization and also… Continue reading The materials from Weeks 4 and 5 have explored the ways in which masculinities s

Language is an important site for the construction and reproduction of gender an

Language is an important site for the construction and reproduction of gender and other social and cultural regimes. Masculine gender norms, for example, are often first taught through everyday expressions like “boys don’t cry” or “be a man.” Such language can have violent and traumatic impacts on children and young people who may then feel… Continue reading Language is an important site for the construction and reproduction of gender an

The materials from Weeks 4 and 5 have explored the ways in which masculinities s

The materials from Weeks 4 and 5 have explored the ways in which masculinities shape and are shaped by changing ideas about what counts as work in the global economy. As we discussed, work is an important site through which to study changes in masculine gender norms in response to neoliberalism and globalization and also… Continue reading The materials from Weeks 4 and 5 have explored the ways in which masculinities s

Language is an important site for the construction and reproduction of gender an

Language is an important site for the construction and reproduction of gender and other social and cultural regimes. Masculine gender norms, for example, are often first taught through everyday expressions like “boys don’t cry” or “be a man.” Such language can have violent and traumatic impacts on children and young people who may then feel… Continue reading Language is an important site for the construction and reproduction of gender an

Write a personal statement about a man’s experience with feminism as a student (

Write a personal statement about a man’s experience with feminism as a student (in high school and college). You can detail how I came to be a feminist (in high school). I was born, raised, and educated in Asia before coming to the United States to attend college. Describe in detail the feminist movements I… Continue reading Write a personal statement about a man’s experience with feminism as a student (

Write a personal statement about a man’s experience with feminism as a student (

Write a personal statement about a man’s experience with feminism as a student (in high school and college). You can detail how I came to be a feminist (in high school). I was born, raised, and educated in Asia before coming to the United States to attend college. Describe in detail the feminist movements I… Continue reading Write a personal statement about a man’s experience with feminism as a student (

The purpose of this engagement is to give you the opportunity to create your own

The purpose of this engagement is to give you the opportunity to create your own communication artifact (story, video, song, academic paper, infographic, etc.) related to one of the social institutions studied in class (family, education, work, religion, media) that reflects a critical gender/sex lens. Expectations: I am looking for you to bring something new… Continue reading The purpose of this engagement is to give you the opportunity to create your own

The purpose of this engagement is to give you the opportunity to create your own

The purpose of this engagement is to give you the opportunity to create your own communication artifact (story, video, song, academic paper, infographic, etc.) related to one of the social institutions studied in class (family, education, work, religion, media) that reflects a critical gender/sex lens. Expectations: I am looking for you to bring something new… Continue reading The purpose of this engagement is to give you the opportunity to create your own