Jan 30, 2023  
Undergraduate Catalog 2021-2022 
Undergraduate Catalog 2021-2022 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ENLT 254 - (CL,D) “Bodybuilding”: Narratives of Health and Ability

3 cr.

(Prerequisites: ENLT 100-level course between ENLT 120  and ENLT 129 )

This course critically explores the cultural stories we tell about illness, injury, and disability, examining how these narrative models impact the material realities of people’s lives and bodies, and how they both reflect and (re)produce ideological assumptions underlying social institutions and power structures, including those pertaining to gender.