Ritical Gender Study Analytical Paper Prompt

Guidelines: -Please respond in essay form including a thesis paragraph or sentence somewhere on your first page. Check for spelling and double-check for grammar. If necessary, get feedback from a writing tutor to ensure clarity in your argument, grammar and analysis.
-Use only articles from the reader and films shown in class in your essay response.
Answer one of the following questions in an 7-8 page, double-spaced essay using 12 pt font and 1a? margins throughout. Must use either MLA or APA citation methods and include a bibliography.

Answer one of the following questions in an 7-8 page, double-spaced essay using 12 pt font and 1a? margins throughout. Must use either MLA or APA citation methods and include a bibliography.
1) The notion of a?epistemic violencea? describes how competing laws work to create inequalities, rather than the purported equalities they are said to enable. Establish what you mean by a?epistemic violencea? and incorporate the theories of three authors whose work illuminates this idea.
2) How has Ann Stoleras work on colonialism helped to revise Foucaultas? Make an argument that includes at least three critical insights that Stoler has offered Foucaultas work.
3) Several authors critique the globalization of sexual identities. Incorporate the ideas of three of these scholars in a critical analysis of processes of sexual globalization.
4) How has the expansion of empire (under colonialism or neocolonialism) been inspired by Social Darwinism? Begin by establishing what you mean by Social Darwinism and employ one film and three readings in your response.
5) How have gender and sexuality been deployed in the a?war on terrora?? Employ the ideas of at least two scholars in your response.

Class Required Texts
Michel Foucault History of Sexuality, vol. 1
Siobhan Somerville Queering the Color Line
Jasbir Puar Terrorist Assemblages