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NEAR E 308 A: Gender And Sexuality In The Ancient Near East

Meeting Time: 
TTh 1:30pm - 2:50pm
Location: 
ARC 160
SLN: 
23461
Joint Sections: 
NEAR E 508 A
Instructor:
Gary Martin
Gary Martin
Catalog Description: 
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.
GE Requirements: 
Diversity (DIV)
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Visual, Literary, and Performing Arts (VLPA)
Credits: 
3.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
January 10, 2018 - 9:25pm
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