HomeIDEYA: Journal of Humanitiesvol. 2 no. 1 (2000)

From Tolerance to Acceptance: Teaching Gay and Lesbian Literature

Gerardo Z. Torres

Discipline: Literature



This paper serves as an introduction to the teaching of Gay and Lesbian Literature on the tertiary level. First, I shall present some of the problems in teaching the course. After which, I shall clear the parameters of the subject by discussing its nature and design. The paper ends with a discussion of some possible approaches and methods in teaching the course.