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Making It Up

Intergenerational Activism and the Ethics of Empowering Girls

Emily Bent

) , Held (2006) , and Price Cohen (1997) suggest, extending this model of participatory parity to include girls exposes our shared vulnerabilities and dependencies upon one another. Vulnerability, Butler proposes, intersects with individual agency as “a

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Stephanie Russo

than history allowed. Such an ending could both signal the wrongness of slut-shaming and model restorative justice to teenage readers. However, the bleak ending of Ius's novel suggests that there is no alternative ending available to Anne Boleyn, even

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Back in Time Yet of His Time

Marty McFly as a 1980s Teenage Boy Role Model

Daniel Smith-Rowsey

to films about teenage boys that were set and made in the 1980s, because, however incidentally, they offer role models for those of us who hope to raise slightly less overscheduled boys. (I confess to personal interest; I have two small sons.) When we

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Theorizing Boys’ Literacies and Boys’ Literatures in Contemporary Times

Garth Stahl and Cynthia Brock

Education 12 ( 1 ): 110 – 126 . doi:10.1080/14767724.2013.858993 . 10.1080/14767724.2013.858993 Hamilton , Mary . 2014b . “ Survey Literacies .” In Landscapes of Specific Literacies in Contemporary Society: Exploring a Social Model of Literacy , ed

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Buffeted by Political Winds

Children’s Literature in Communist Romania

Adrian Solomon

, the perfumed,” but masculine model heroes who “turn the hay and mold the iron” ( Banuș 1961: 284–285 ). As strenuous physical work is now the ultimate virtue, the masculinization of society becomes a perverse interpretation of the equality of rights

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Books Are Boring! Books Are Fun!

Boys’ Polarized Perspectives on Reading

Laura Scholes

. Sydney : University of New South Wales Press . Martino , Wayne , and Goli Rezai-Rashti . 2012 . Gender, Race, and the Politics of Role Modelling: The Influence of Male Teachers . New York : Routledge . 10.4324/9780203138731 Martino , Wayne , and

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Conditional Freedom

A Portrait of Young Men's Sense of Belonging to the Street in Maputo, Mozambique

Andrea Moreira

any case, the compulsion to adhere to the male “provider” model, as well as to achieve fatherhood, may overshadow other important features of men's experiences of being men ( Loizos 1994 ; Vale de Almeida 1996 ). Probably one of the most cited works

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Sponsoring Ways of Being

Adolescent Boys’ Religious Literacy Practices

Deborah Vriend Van Duinen

the early 1980s, Brandt defines literacy sponsors as “any agents, local or distant, concrete or abstract, who enable, support, teach, or model, as well as recruit, regulate, suppress, or withhold literacy—and gain advantage by it in some way” (2001: 2

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“I Love You, Guys”

A Study of Inclusive Masculinities among High School Cross-Country Runners

Luis Morales and Edward Caffyn-Parsons

. 2015 ; Stotzer 2009 ). Second, heterosexual men are able to embrace artifacts once stigmatized as feminine (and thus coded as gay). This is evidenced by the (now outdated) term metrosexuality, a loose term that describes a feminine model of masculinity

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Jacqueline Yeldon and Robert Pitter

conversation between Noah and Alex illustrates the impact modeled behavior has on attitudes at the younger level. Alex: Like, I respect Sidney Crosby because he knew when he was in pain. Noah: He tried to fight through it for about two, three games but then