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Nine women world leaders : sexism on the path to office
Many obstacles preclude women from becoming presidents and prime ministers, yet a select group of women attain executive offices. How do they succeed? Drawing from 24 published autobiographies, interviews, and speech and ...
Between practice and the classroom : the making of masculinity and race in the mis-education of Black male student-athletes on a college campus
This project argues that American college sports involving Black male athletes (primarily football and men’s basketball) at Gulf Coast State University (GCSU) actively construct and impact local knowledge about Black ...
Constructions of masculinity in Adult Swim's The venture bros.
The increasingly popular Adult Swim series, The Venture Bros. (2003-present), created by Doc Hammer and Jackson Publick, is an animated series that interrogates established paradigms of masculinity. Combining narrative ...
Br(others) only : Rashid Johnson, class, and the fraternal orders of Afrofuturism
Br(others) Only conceptualizes the wall sculptures of Rashid Johnson as free-standing “altars” that play with different and sometimes divergent brands of black masculinity and classed homosociality. Primarily, I analyze ...
Masculinity at the video game arcade : 1972-1983
As the United States shifted toward a service-based economy and an increasingly digital media environment, American youth -- particularly young men and boys -- found an opportunity to play with these values in the then-novel ...