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India Halstead

with increasing skepticism to the political events following World War I. Conversely, movements such as Cubism and Abstract Expressionism were marked by an increased attention to formalism and abstraction and a resistance to art that was expressly

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On a 1st Anniversary

Jonathan A. Allan, Chris Haywood, and Frank G. Karioris

Joseph Biden. I [Frank] am reminded of a similar note I wrote in an article for the Sexual Violence Research Initiative's “16 Days of Activism” series in early December: “We write this post amidst political protests that have shaken Kyrgyzstan, with the

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“The Dragon Can't Roar”

Analysis of British Expatriate Masculinity in Yusuf Dawood's One Life Too Many

Antony Mukasa Mate

main protagonist. Walker takes advantage of the British colonial domination and sojourns around several colonies under the Empire before settling in Kenya. There, Walker is immediately absorbed by the minority but economic and politically dominant

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Jonathan A. Allan, Chris Haywood, and Frank G. Karioris

lost their lives—many due to inaction, bad policies, or campaigns of misinformation; and to the political violence that the past year has seen. In this, the image builds on the introduction and the nota bene within it. Here, Death is both literal as

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Jonathan A. Allan, Chris Haywood, and Frank G. Karioris

of increasing media scrutiny, political concern, and broader social and cultural interrogation about what it means to be a man, that this journal locates itself. Given the increasing uncertainties that surround men and masculinity, it is an exciting

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Jacob Breslow, Jonathan A. Allan, Gregory Wolfman, and Clifton Evers

men can offer crucial insights about contemporary American masculinities because they are, indeed, men, Miriam Abelson's Men in Place: Trans Masculinity, Race, and Sexuality in America unfurls into a complex and politically urgent text. The book is

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You Haven't Seen the Last of Men

The Full Monty (Peter Cattaneo, 1997)

Julie Michot

opening shot is taken inside a derelict factory. And yet, contrary to Brassed Off ( Mark Herman, 1996 ), to which it is often compared, Peter Cattaneo's film does not insist on the economic situation and makes no direct reference to the political context

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Beyond Binaries, Borders, and Boundaries

Mapping the City in John Rechy's City of Night

Eir-Anne Edgar

enforce them. As Thomas Heise writes in Urban Underworlds : “Through the trope of the sexual underworld, City of Night produces a political and erotic knowledge of national geography that shows how sexual identity is spatially contingent, how sex

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Sexuality, Masculinity, and Intellectual Disability

Beyond a Focus on Regulation and Vicarious Illusions

Nathan J. Wilson and David Charnock

lives of teenage boys with intellectual disability. Connell's work was vital, helping to question the possible points of unity and divergence between teenage boys with and without intellectual disability. In her article entitled “Gender Politics for Men

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Ambivalent Sexualities in a Transnational Context

Romanian and Bulgarian Migrant Male Sex Workers in Berlin

Victor Trofimov

, politically, and culturally dominant West ( Keinz 2011 ), the official policies of many East European countries undoubtedly contribute to strengthening heteropatriarchal views and homophobia. Against this backdrop of heteropatriarchal and homophobic state