Popular Masculinity By Judith Halberstam Article Reading Discussion

Part 1: The three readings discuss stereotypes associated with men and women and their roles. Briefly discuss the three readings and write how they relate to other readings in the class. You must mention the three readings but you do not need to write equal amounts for each. (250 words minimum)

Part 2: Amanda Hess (who now writes for the NY Times) has a video on male fitness (the dark side of male fitness).

Watch the video here:


What are your thoughts on Hess’s point about masculinity? How does it fit or not with the readings we had this week?

(150 words minimum)