TCU’s interdisciplinary Department of Women and Gender Studies puts women, gender, and sexuality at the center of academic investigation. Our programs promote inquiry into the intersections of gender with other identity categories; the workings of power in society; and the means of advancing social justice and equality.

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WGST Visiting Lecturer Position
The Department of Women & Gender Studies at Texas Christian University invites applications for a Lecturer position (nine-month position, non-tenu...
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What is Critical Drag?
By Fred Trevino In this semester’s WGST class, the Queer Art of Drag, Dr. Nino Testa has assigned multiple readings that show students how drag crit...
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WGST Statement Regarding Recent Acts of Violence Against Asian American Women
WGST stands with the Asian, Asian American, and Pacific Island community to condemn white supremacy and patriarchal violence. This kind of violence is...
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Reading is Fundamental: New WGST Course Prepares Students to Perform in the Spectrum Drag Show
By Fred Trevino Professors Adam McKinney and Nino Testa during their duo performance at the 2019 Spectrum Drag Show. Photo by Cristian ArguetaSoto. Wh...
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Trans in Trumpland: Texas
Wednesday, March 24 5:00 PM Zoom Link: Please join the Department of Women and Gender Studies as we host a virtual s...
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