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Literary Heritage: Intro to LGBTQ LitIntroduction to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer LiteratureDr. Brandy WilsonPatterson [email protected] Description:In this section of Literary Heritage, we will read texts from a variety of time periods andcultures, representing the literary modes of poetry, fiction, drama, and creative nonfiction with afocus on LGBTQ Literature. We will read and discuss both canonical and noncanonical LGBTQtexts. The course will explore topics such as defining LGBTQ literature, the conversationbetween the literary canon and LGBTQ literature, and the differences between and amonglesbian, gay, bisexual, transgendered, and queer literature, and the changes in LGBTQ writingover time. The course will feature visits from contemporary and local authors (via skype and inperson).Texts:James Baldwin, Giovanni’s Room:: ISBN- 10: 0345806565Alison Bechdel, Fun Home ISBN-10: 0618871713Rachel Gold, Being Emily ISBN: 9781594932830Larry Kramer, The Normal ...