Women's and Gender Studies

The MIT Program in Women's and Gender Studies is an interdisciplinary undergraduate program, providing an academic framework and broad-based community for scholarly inquiry focusing on women, gender, and sexuality.

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Course # Course Title Term
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WGS.400 Special Topics in Women & Gender Studies Seminar: Latina Women's Voices Spring 2010
WGS.401 Introduction to Women's and Gender Studies Spring 2009
WGS.401 Introduction to Women's and Gender Studies Fall 2007
WGS.406 Sexual and Gender Identities Fall 2006
WGS.412J Feminist Political Thought Fall 2000
WGS.414 Gender and Media Studies: Women and the Media Fall 2008
WGS.430 Literary Interpretation: Virginia Woolf's Shakespeare Spring 2001
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WGS.454J Identity and Difference Spring 2010
WGS.455J Gender, Sexuality, and Society Spring 2006
WGS.456J The Contemporary American Family Spring 2004
WGS.457J Gender, Power, and International Development Fall 2003
WGS.459J Women in South Asia from 1800 to Present Fall 2006
WGS.461J International Women's Voices Spring 2004
WGS.484J The Anthropology of Computing Fall 2004
WGS.492 Popular Narrative: Masterminds Fall 2004
WGS.510J Literary Interpretation: Literature and Urban Experience Spring 2009
WGS.512 Major Authors: After the Masterpiece: Novels by Melville, Twain, Faulkner, and Morrison Fall 2006
WGS.512 Major Authors: Melville and Morrison Fall 2003
WGS.514 Medieval Literature: Medieval Women Writers Spring 2004
WGS.517 American Authors: American Women Authors Spring 2003
WGS.518J Race and Identity in American Literature: Keepin' it Real Fake Spring 2007
WGS.575J Writing About Race: Narratives of Multiraciality Fall 2008
WGS.575J Writing About Race Spring 2007
WGS.576 Advanced Essay Workshop Spring 2008
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WGS.601J Feminist Political Thought Spring 2010
WGS.607J Gender and the Law in U.S. History Spring 2004
WGS.608J Cultural Performances of Asia Fall 2005
WGS.610J The Economic History of Work and Family Spring 2005
WGS.620J Medicine, Religion and Politics in Africa and the African Diaspora Spring 2005
WGS.621J Violence, Human Rights, and Justice Fall 2004
WGS.622J Dilemmas in Bio-Medical Ethics: Playing God or Doing Good? Spring 2005
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