Men Speak Out: Views on Gender, Sex, and Power / Edition 1 by Shira Tarrant | 9780415956574 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Men Speak Out: Views on Gender, Sex, and Power / Edition 1

Men Speak Out: Views on Gender, Sex, and Power / Edition 1

by Shira Tarrant
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415956579

ISBN-13: 9780415956574

Pub. Date: 11/15/2007

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Men Speak Out: Views on Gender, Sex, and Power, Second Edition highlights new essays on pornography, pop culture, queer identity, Muslim masculinity, and the war on women. With personal candor and political insight, this collection of diverse authors explores sex work, digital activism, incarceration, domestic violence, surviving incest, and standing

Overview

Men Speak Out: Views on Gender, Sex, and Power, Second Edition highlights new essays on pornography, pop culture, queer identity, Muslim masculinity, and the war on women. With personal candor and political insight, this collection of diverse authors explores sex work, digital activism, incarceration, domestic violence, surviving incest, and standing firmly as male allies facing the backlash against women’s reproductive rights.

Featuring eleven new essays and six revised thematic sections, this second edition of a favorite anthology continues to encourage robust discussion and vibrant debate about masculinity and the possibilities for progressive change. The contemporary, compelling essays in Men Speak Out appeal to students, scholars, activists, and everyday readers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415956574
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
11/15/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents


List of Contributors     ix
Editor's Acknowledgments     xix
Foreword   Jackson Katz     xxi
Introduction   Shira Tarrant     1
Masculinity and Identity     7
Introduction     9
Daytona Beach: Beyond Beats and Rhymes   Byron Hurt     17
The Real Slim Shady   Ryan Heryford     24
The Enemy Within: On Becoming a Straight White Guy   Jacob Anderson-Minshall     30
Redefining Manhood: Resisting Sexism   Ewuare X. Osayande     36
Straight Guys Can Dance, Too   Jared Margulies     40
Stepping Out of Bounds   Nathan Einschlag     43
Hombres y Machos   Alfredo Mirande     47
Sexuality     57
Introduction     59
Just a John? Pornography and Men's Choices   Robert Jensen     64
Staring at Janae's Legs   Hugo Schwyzer     70
Trying to Be Sexy and Anti-Sexist...at Exactly the Same Time   Andrew Boyd     74
Bye-Bye Bi? Bailey, Biphobia, and Girlie-Men   Marcus C. Tye     80
Darker Shades of Queer: Race and Sexuality at the Margins   Chong-suk Han     86
Let Us Be Seen: Gay Visibility in Homophobic Poland   Tomek Kitlinski   Pawel Leszkowicz     94
How We Enter: Men, Gender and Sexual Assault   B. Loewe     98
Feminism     103
Introduction     105
How Two Aspiring Pornographers Turned Me Into the Ultimate F Word   Hank Shaw     113
Exposed in Iraq: Sexual Harassment and Hidden Rank Structure of the U.S. Army   Marshall Thompson     124
Why I Am Not a Feminist   Haji Shearer     131
Preaching to the Choir   Matthue Roth     136
The Starbucks Intervention   Greg Bortnichak     147
This Is What a Feminist Looks Like   Derrais Carter     151
From Oppressor to Activist: Reflections of a Feminist Journey   Amit Taneja     154
It's Just Common Sense   Brandon Arber     163
Points and Perspectives     165
Introduction     167
Abandoning the Barricades: or How I Became a Feminist   Michael S. Kimmel     171
Confessions of a Premature Pro-Feminist   Rob Okun     182
Learning From Women   Bob Lamm     190
A Tribute to My Father   Chris Dixon      196
Playground Vertigo   Jeremy Adam Smith     202
Judging Fathers: The Case for Gender-Neutral Standards   Donald N.S. Unger     206
What's Wrong With Fathers' Rights?   Michael Flood     212
Engendering the Classroom: Experiences of a Man in Women's and Gender Studies   Kyle Brillante     219
Gender in Jakarta: Lessons on Discourse and Disparity   Bryan Talbot Morris     227
Taking Action, Making Change     233
Introduction     235
Sport, Strong Women, and Feminist Epiphanies   Richard Pringle     238
Violation   Eli Hastings     246
Steel-Toed Boots   Tal Peretz     251
Men's Manifesto   Ben Atherton-Zeman     258
Breaking the Silence One Mile at a Time   Grantlin Schafer     261
Being a Social Justice Ally: A Feminist's Perspective on Preventing Male Violence   Jonathan Ravarino     264
Good Ol'Boy: A Tale of Transformation in the Rural South   Jay Poole     272
How Can I Be Sexist? I'm an Anarchist!   Chris Crass     276
Bibliography     285
Index     291

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