University of Sussex
This programme is co-convened by the School of English and the School of Global Studies and provides an interdisciplinary programme with a contemporary, global approach. We train students to bring a radical approach to the study of sexuality. The programme provides a firm foundation in queer theory and also allows you to take courses in a wide range of topics, fields, and disciplines. You also attend numerous research and arts events, such as our film club, reading group, and visiting speaker series. This course is associated with the Centre for the Study of Sexual Dissidence.
A 1st- or upper 2nd-Class undergraduate Honours Degree in a relevant subject.
Autumn terms: Critical issues in queer theory and an option from a list that may include: Gender and representation; gendering the postcolonial; queering popular culture; sexuality and creative writing; the politics of gender; the renaissance body. Spring term: Students take global queer and an option from a list that may include gender and representation; gendering the postcolonial; queering popular culture; sexuality and creative writing; the politics of gender; the renaissance body. Summer term: Supervised work on the MA dissertation.
You are assessed by 4 5,000-word term papers and a dissertation of 15,000 words.
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|Sussex House||Brighton||BN1 9RH||South East|