Liberal Arts Event

Title

Why Gender Conflict?

Academic Level at Time of Presentation

Senior

Major

Liberal Arts

Minor

Sociology

List all Project Mentors & Advisor(s)

Barbara Cobb; Matthew Crider; Diane Nititham

Presentation Format

Oral Presentation

Abstract/Description

Scholarship regarding the genders has greatly increased in relevance during the last few decades. This project investigates the connections between social constructs of gender and the types of choreographed violence portrayed in popular media. Film, television, and theatrical representations of males and females in conflict are integrated into a review of current literature, including an analysis of the characters in the play Toyer by Gardner McKay.

Location

Classroom 210, Waterfield Library

Start Date

15-11-2016 3:30 PM

End Date

15-11-2016 5:00 PM

Affiliations

Liberal Arts

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Nov 15th, 3:30 PM Nov 15th, 5:00 PM

Why Gender Conflict?

Classroom 210, Waterfield Library

Scholarship regarding the genders has greatly increased in relevance during the last few decades. This project investigates the connections between social constructs of gender and the types of choreographed violence portrayed in popular media. Film, television, and theatrical representations of males and females in conflict are integrated into a review of current literature, including an analysis of the characters in the play Toyer by Gardner McKay.