TTh 1:30pm - 2:50pm
NEAR E 508 A
Investigates and critically assesses trends and topics in recent studies of gender and sexuality in the ancient Near East, pertaining especially to texts, artifacts, art and images from ancient Mesopotamia, Egypt and the Levant. Explores ancient Near Eastern taxonomies and functions of gender and sexuality, and examines social, political and religious forces that inform and construct gendered categories of gods, humans, and their worlds. Prerequisite: No prerequisites; recommended: NEAR E 201, Introduction to the Ancient Near East Offered: AWSp.
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Visual, Literary, and Performing Arts (VLPA)
January 10, 2018 - 9:25pm