8.1 "El celoso extremeño": An Analysis in the Origins of Sexism

What:
Student Poster
When:
8:30 AM, Friday 8 Nov 2019 (1 hour 50 minutes)
Where:
Grand Ballroom A/B
Tags:
Honors PedagogyCo-Curricular ProgrammingArts & Humanities
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While there are several explanations about the origins of sexism and the male chauvinist mentality, in Miguel de Cervantes' "El celoso extremeño," the social origins of masculine domination and the macho mentality are rooted in fear and envy of the fundamental place of women in the reproductive process.

Participant
Ball State University