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FRENCH 223 A: Sex, Commerce, And The Making Of Modern Paris

Meeting Time: 
TTh 2:30pm - 4:20pm
Location: 
CMU 228
SLN: 
22964
Joint Sections: 
HSTEU 290 B
Instructor: 
Hannah Frydman
Catalog Description: 
Explores how Paris became the city of love. Examines how sexual commerce shaped the identity of the city, how the commercial spaces of the city shaped sexual identities, and how discourses about sexuality contributed to the legitimation of capitalism. Topics include the construction of gender difference, the emergence of mass media, and the commercial origins of queer identities.
GE Requirements: 
Diversity (DIV)
Individuals and Societies (I&S)
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
May 11, 2021 - 10:36am
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