Pres 2 - WGST 309, Sexual Diversities: Introduction to LGBT...

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WGST 309, Sexual Diversities: Introduction to LGBT Studies Session 2 Yvonne Ivory, Ph.D.
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Definitions Sex Gender Sexuality
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Definitions Sex: biology, nature Gender: culture, social conventions Sexuality: orientation, desire, practices, identity GLBT/LGBT LGBTI LGBTQ Queer “the love that dare not speak its name”??? BGLSA (Bisexual, Gay, Lesbian, and Straight Alliance) Baird p9 / Meem p.3 & p. 431-44
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Watershed Moment in LGBT History “Change at an unprecedented pace” (Baird 8) Visibility of LGBT people ‘the oxygen of equality’ (Baird 8) “a double edged-sword, diluting the power of underground community while ostensibly promoting mainstream acceptance” (Meem 7) More rights than ever before Within past 20 years, laws against “sodomy” dropped in US
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Watershed Moment in LGBT History “Change at an unprecedented pace” (Baird 8) Visibility of LGBT people
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