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Jul 23, 2018

Splitting hairs: Masculinity as an Asian-Australian male

By Martyn Reyes

It is by becoming aware of and ultimately resisting the cultural structures and systems in play – that racialise non-white bodies and romanticise Eurocentric beauty – that I can finally not give a damn about the uneven, slow-growing nature of my body and facial hair.


Jul 10, 2018

The hirsute of happiness

By Sam Stops

Can you really judge a man’s masculinity by what he does with his beard or razor?


Nov 08, 2017

Say ‘Masculinity’: Photography and the Mental Health of Men

By Michael Louis Kennedy

Photographer Paul McDonald is possessed by two things. The first is a set of mysterious and intimate medical slides found by chance at an auction and carried with him ever since; and the second is the very concept of masculinity.