Current graduate courses


Fall 2015


SWMS 560: Feminist Theory w/ Professor Jack Halberstam (2:00 p.m. to 4:50 p.m. M)

History of feminist theory and major perspectives of current feminist theory: liberal feminism, socialist/Marxist feminism, radical feminism, psychological feminism, spiritual feminism, and ecological feminism.

SWMS 588: Seminar in Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Studies w/ Professor Karen Tongson (2:00 p.m. to 4:50 p.m. W)

Interdisciplinary cross-cultural, historical, psychological, sociological, and contemporary political perspectives on female and male homosexual eroticism, and the emergence of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender identities.



Spring 2015


SWMS 599, Special Topics: Intersectionality w/ A. Hancock (4-6:50 T)



COMM 516, Feminist Theory and Communication

ENGL 630, Studies in Gender

  • Gender Studies Program
  • University of Southern California
  • Mark Taper Hall of Humanities, 422
  • 3501 Trousdale Parkway
  • Los Angeles, California
  • 90089-4352 USA