About the Program

Our courses use feminist theory and gender analysis to examine literature, culture, social structures, and political power, and to understand how assumptions and beliefs about masculinities, femininities, and sexualities shape human institutions, organizations, and activities. As one of the first in the nation, the Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies program at Washington University has been encouraging the critical thinking and active participation of students in their education since 1972.
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Mar
06
The Farrell Learning and Teaching Center - Washington University School of Medicine @ 10:15 am
Mar
24
Laura Rosenbury, Professor of Law
This event is open to faculty and graduate students - McMillan Hall, Room 221 @ 4:00 pm
Mar
26
Marc Spindelman, the Isadore and Ida Topper Professor of Law, the Ohio State University
This event is open to the public - Anheuser-Busch Hall, Bryan Cave Moot Courtoom @ 12:00 pm
August 11, 2014

"Sensational Flesh: Race, Power and Masochism (Sexual Cultures) by Assistant Professor Amber Musser in WGSS to be released September 2014

Professor Amber Musser, faculty member in the Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program book: Sensational Flesh: Race, Power, and Masochism is set for release in September 2014 by New York University Press