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Jacqueline Jones, Chair 128 Inner Campus Dr., Stop B7000, GAR 1.104 Austin, TX 78712-1739 • 512-471-3261

Fall 2006

HIS 389 • Nation, Empire, and Sexuality

Unique Days Time Location Instructor
40915 -TBA


Course Description

This course examines the close encounters and contact zones that marked American continental and overseas expansionism from the early nineteenth-century to the present. We will focus on histories and theories of sexuality as these theories pertain to the raise of United States national identity and empire, and to U.S. relations to other territories, nations, and empires.


Possible Texts Laura Briggs, Reproducing Empire Albert L. Hurtado, Intimate Frontiers Luibheid and Cantu, eds., Queer Migrations Ann McClintock, Imperial Leather Pablo Mitchell, Coyote Nation Mary A. Renda, Taking Haiti Ann L. Stoler, eds., Haunted by Empire Shelley Streeby, American Sensations


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