Queer Mirrors Lecture Series
WGS 301
Spring 2001

 

TOPICS FOR ESSAYS

SPECIAL RIGHTS VS CIVIL RIGHTS

1. Construct an argument for gay marriage based on logic, not emotion. Try a web search on this topic for assistance.

2. Of all the civil rights denied lesbian and gay couples, which do you think is the most important to change. Support your argument with data from class, the web or other research. Cite your sources!

3. Of all the lectures we've had this semester which one would you argue would be the most beneficial for "everyone" to hear to change society's attitudes about gay marriage and adoption.

4. Read religious arguments against gay marriage (cite your sources). Construct an alternative religious argument.

 

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