Minor in Women's & Gender Studies {21-22} - Media and Diverse Identities

Course Code
WS 415  Credits
Title Media and Diverse Identities 
Lasc Area Goal 9  
Course Outline Course Outline 
Description This course focuses on the analysis of media representations of diverse identities with an emphasis on the interconnections of race, gender and class. Students will use feminist theory and ethics, afrocentric criticism, queer theory and masculinity studies to critically analyze representations of diverse identities in print, television, advertising, film and the internet. Students will develop their own media, in the form of digital storytelling, to speak back to dominant narratives analyzed in the course. MnTC Goal 9.