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Wooden Man

Coetzee or the Possibility of Differend as Ethics

Teresa Joaquim

administration of masculinity’s hegemonic tenets, Matias’s book is anything but unstable; indeed, reading it is a calm and clear process. As Matias draws us into Coetzee’s trilogy, we as readers witness how multiple questions arise in terms of the politics it

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Cinemas of Boyhood Part II

Timothy Shary

special Academy Award). All these boys were denied respectable adult roles later in life, and the industry continues to exhibit this implicit prejudice against boys’ talent as they age into manhood. Witness the more modern fates of Macaulay Culkin, star of

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Chung-Hao Ku

back ceaselessly into the past” ( Fitzgerald 2004: 180 ). In The Great Gatsby , Nick Carraway witnesses Jay Gatsby’s tragedy and decides to go back to the Midwest. But the Virginian Jim does not have Nick’s vantage point as a spectator. Ambiguously

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Jay Mechling

put duty before self” (2006: 1). And yet, Pete understood that the adolescent young men he was training were capable of putting their own comfort, health, and safety aside for the protection of the younger boys. I witnessed many other acts of

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Negotiating Identities

Being “Boy,” Being “Filipino,” Being “Other”

Victoria Cann

performance we also witness Tom drawing on a particular Afro-Caribbean Londoner repertoire, something that Ann Ferguson notes boys do to “establish reputation” and “achieve status” (2000: 178–179). This is significant because in the context of Norfolk

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Jeff Hearn

is much research connecting boy's experiences of receiving or witnessing violence and greater probabilities for committing violence ( Campbell 1993 ; Levtov et al. 2014 ). Whatever men's background as boys, however, men still have to change in

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When Jackie Coogan Had His Hair Cut

Masculinity, Maturity, and the Movies in the 1920s

Peter W. Lee

kids witness the miracle: their intertitle, “Gertrude’s getting a boyish bob!” is a sign of peer approval over O’Day’s transformation from a “girlie” or a “Baby Face” (Anonymous. “Jackie Coogan Gets a Hair Cut Next Week.” 1927: 1) to an appropriate

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“Let Us Be Giants”

Masculinity Nostalgia and Military Edutainment in South Asian War Comics

Tehmina Pirzada

reflections on hegemonic masculinity and its reframing in transnational contexts, I argue that the masculine role models and heroes depicted in Haider and Siachen downplay the horrific emotional and physical toll of warfare in a region that has witnessed

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Boys, Inclusive Masculinities and Injury

Some Research Perspectives

Adam White and Stefan Robinson

). Postindustrial society has witnessed a steep incline in service sector employment, which often requires both technical skills and flexible specializations ( Furlong and Kelly 2005 ; Kumar 1995 ). Jobs in manufacturing halved between 1975 and 2003 in northern

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Mofeyisara Oluwatoyin Omobowale, Offiong Esop Akpabio, and Olukemi Kehinde Amodu

. “ The Voices of Victims and Witnesses of School Bullying .” Koers 70 ( 4 ): 705 – 725 . Egbochuku , E. O. 2007 . “ Bullying in Nigerian Schools: Prevalence Study and Implications for Counseling .” Journal of Social Science 14 ( 1 ): 65