Course Description

MIT 3201F-001 (Fall 2021)   Sexuality and the Media

Instructor: A. Shabbar

Course Description
This course investigates how human sexuality and sexual identity are represented through various media (film, advertising, television, print and electronic media). We will look at how media sources both reinforce and challenge dominant understandings of concepts commonly associated with sexuality, including masculinity and femininity, and heterosexuality and homosexuality.

Antirequisites: The former MIT2375F/G.

3 lecture hours, 0.5 course