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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Scott Herring, Associate Professor at Indiana University
This event is open to the public - Hurst Lounge, Duncker Hall, Room 201 @ 4:00 pm
Stacy Davis, PhD Candidate in Spanish
This event is open to graduate students and faculty - McMillan Hall, Room 221 @ 12:15 pm
Wynne Moskop Associate Professor of Political Science, St. Louis University
This event is open to faculty and graduate students - McMillan Hall, Room 221 @ 4:00 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