AUREL 325 - Sex and Gender in Ancient Religions

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Augustana Faculty

An examination of religious texts and artifacts from the ancient world (e.g. biblical texts, Mesopotamian myths, iconography on statuary, reliefs, etc.), with a specific focus on representations of sex and gender. The course will introduce contemporary issues in gender theory to use as a lens for examining material from the ancient world, with the goal of better understanding various human beliefs and practices in relation to sexuality, the body and construction of gender.

Winter Term 2021


LECTURE 3B01 (43379)
2021-01-04 - 2021-01-20
MTWHF 09:00 - 12:00 (AU F 1 315)

Primary Instructor: Ian Wilson