Philosophy and Ethics of Gender, Sexuality and Diversity

In this seminar students will learn to examine normative issues regarding gender, sexuality and diversity from an ethical-philosophical and moral-anthropological background. The course introduces key texts in feminist philosophy and ethical theory, the philosophy of sexuality and intersectional and postcolonial theory. Guided by the research expertise of the lecturers, students will learn how to explore pivotal topics from a critical and interdisciplinary perspective. The course contains introductory sessions, guided self-study, discussion seminars and plenary exercises.