Associated Courses

Associated courses are offered by other departments or programs and may be used to count towards a WGSS Major or Minor, but are not cross-listed. Depending on the offering department or program, some associated courses may have prerequisites or may be conducted in a language other than English. While we try hard to keep our lists up-to-date, always contact the WGSS office if you have questions about whether a course is associated.

African and African American Studies

AAAS 19: Representations of African American Women in Cinema

AAAS 26: Toni Morrison

AAAS 80.02: Black Brazilian Women Writers

AAAS 84: Caribbean Women Writers

AAAS 86: Black Women Writers

AAAS 86.02: Race, Class, Gender, and Sexuality in Contemporary Brazilian Film

AAAS 89: Gender and Race in Latin America


ANTH 12.06: Lifting the Veil: Women and the Politics of Kinship in the Middle East

ANTH 33: Crossing Over: Latino Roots and Traditions

ANTH 34: Comparative Perspectives on the US-Mexican Borderlands

ANTH 36: Contemporary Africa

ANTH 44: Globalization from Above and Below

Art History

ARTH 16.02 Women in Art

ARTH 71: The 'American Century': Modern Art in the United States

ARTH 80: Sex, Gender, and Identity in the Arts of the Ancient World

ARTH 82: Ideals of Physical Beauty: Gender and Body in Ancient Art

ARTH 82: Women and the Art of Japan

Asian and Middle Eastern Studies

AMES 19: Writing Gender in Islamic Space

AMES 27: D.F.S.P. Course I

AMES 28: D.F.S.P. Course II (may or may not count for WGSS credit, depending on elective enrollment at the University of Hyderabad)

AMES 28: D.F.S.P. Director's Course (may or may not count for WGSS credit, depending on the faculty director and the topic)

AMES 42.08: Divine Love: Desire, Sex, and Romance in Traditions of India


Comparative Literature

COLT 37: Mirror, Mirror on the Wall: Gendered Images in the Literary Fairy Tale

COLT 39: Trauma and Prose Fiction

COLT 47: Medea

COLT 52: Beyond Sex, Drugs, and Rock 'n Roll: Radical Latinos in the 60s

COLT 52: The Borderlands: Latina/o Writers in the United States

COLT 55.01: Divine Love: Desire, Sex, and Romance in the Traditions of India

COLT 67.01: Race, Class, Gender, and Sexuality in Contemporary Brazilian Film


EDUC 57: Social, Emotional, and Moral Development

EDUC 62: Adolescent Development and Education


ENGL 31: Asian American Literature and Culture

ENGL 51.13: Gender and Power in Shakespeare

ENGL 53.06: Women’s Literature and Technologies of Transmission

ENGL 53.33: Gender and Sexuality in Asian America

ENGL 62: The New Emily Dickinson

ENGL 73.07: The Poetry of Elizabeth Bishop

ENGL 73.09: The United States of Queer


FREN 60: Gender and French Literature

FREN 60: Gender and Genre in the Eighteenth Century

FREN 60: Feminist Theory and the Practice of Writing

FREN 60: Women in the Eighteenth Century

FRIT 37.03: Black Feminisms in the French Atlantic


GEOG 28: Immigration, Race, and Ethnicity

GEOG 43: Geographies of Latin America

GEOG 48: Geographies of the Middle East


GOVT 60 Alternative Political Theory

GOVT 86.27 Ethics of the Family


HIST 48: European Society in the Industrial Age

HIST 63: History of Recent Science and Technology


ITAL 10: Love, Marriage and Adultery in Italian Literature

ITAL 10: What About Italian Women

Japanese Studies

JAPN 61: Gender and Nationalism in Japanese Literature and Film

JAPN 62.01 Body Politics in Japan: Beauty, Disfigurement, Corporeality

JAPN 63.02 Gender, Sexuality, and Power in Premodern Japan

Jewish Studies

JWST 15: The Middle East Conflict in Film and Literature

JWST 56: Women in Islam and Judaism

Latin American and Caribbean Studies

LACS 50.05: Sex, Science, and Religion in Latin America

LACS 80: Gender and Race in Latin America

Latino Studies

LATS 5: Complexities of Latino Identities in the United States

LATS 40: Immigration, Race, and Ethnicity

LATS 41: Latinos in the Media and the Arts

LATS 44: Crossing Over: Latino Roots and Transitions

LATS 51: Beyond Sex, Drugs and Rock and Roll: Radical Latinos in the 60s


MUS 45.01: Music and Gender

Native American Studies

NAS 30: Native Cultural Production: (Re)Mapping Race, Gender, and Nation


PHIL 9: Love and Friendship

PHIL 9: Reproductive Ethics


REL 19.13: Divine Love: Desire, Sex, and Romance in Traditions of India

REL 19: Muslim Networks, from Hajj to Hip-Hop

REL 19: Race, Religion, Gender in North and South Sudan

REL 19: Women in Islam and Judaism

REL 39: Magic, Madwomen, and Mystics: An Alternative Christian Spirituality

REL 40: Gods, Demons and Monkeys: The Ramayana Epic in India

Russian Language and Literature

RUSS 13: Slavic Folklore: Vampires, Witches, and Firebirds

RUSS 38: Contemporary Russian Women Writers


SOCY 31: Youth and Society

SOCY 33: Self and Society

SOCY 39: Reproductive Rights and Technologies

SOCY 43: Dangerous Intersections: Race, Class and Gender

SOCY 44: Complexities of Latino Identities in the United States

SOCY 48: Immigration, Race, and Ethnicity


SPAN 50: Gender and Sexuality in Hispanic Studies

SPAN 50.02: New Sexual and Social Identity in Film and Literature in Post-Franco Spain

SPAN 62: Gender and Writing in Twentieth Century Spain

SPAN 62: Woman Writers in Twentieth Century Spain

SPAN 72: Latin American and Latina Women: Gender, Culture, Language

SPAN 78: Living in the Borderlands: Latino/a Culture and Identity

SPAN 79: Latino/a Literature: Between Literary Traditions, Languages and Cultures


THEA 24: Engendering Asian Performance