COMM3070 - Summer 2011 - Section 001

Lecture Notes


Date
Topics
Readings/Assignments
5/17
Introductions, Course Overview, Syllabus

5/19
The Study of Communication, Gender, and Culture
GL Chapter 1
“Gender Matters” Brenda Allen
5/24
Theoretical Approaches to Gender and Development
GL Chapter 2
5/26
Age, Race, Class, Sex – Audre Lorde

5/31
The Rhetorical Shaping of Gender: Women’s Movement in the United States
GL Chapter 3
6/2

Feminism Rachel Fudge
Link: The End of Men
6/7
The Rhetorical Shaping of Gender: Men’s Movement in the United States
GL Chapter 4
6/9

Link: Do Boys Need Affirmative Action
Link: Why I’m Leaving Guyland
6/14
Gendered Verbal Communication
GL Chapter 5
Half the Human Experience Hyde
6/16
Gendered Nonverbal Communication
GL Chapter 6
Link: Why Women Aren’t Funny
Link: Harvard Sailing Team – Boys Will be Girls
6/21
Becoming Gendered: The Early Years
GL Chapter 7
Link: A Boy’s Life
6/23
Gendered Education: Communication in Schools
GL Chapter 8
Link: The Virginity Fetish
6/28
Gendered Close Relationships
GL Chapter 9
6/30

Link: The Hazzards of Duke
7/5
Gendered Organizational Communication
GL Chapter 10
7/7

Price of Passing Anna Spradlin
1943 Guide to Hiring Women
Link: Women Bullying Women at Work
7/12
Gendered Media
GL Chapter 11
7/14

Reel to Real bell hooks
Beauty and the Beast of Advertising Jean Kilbourne
7/19
Gendered Power and Violence
GL Chapter 12
Sexual Assault on College Campuses
7/21

Utah Sexual Assault Awareness (UCASA press release)
Link: The Women’s Crusade
7/26
Presentations

7/28
Presentations

8/2

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