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Sep 26, 2017

The evolution of ‘Man’: Hard science and human masculinity

By Ben Gleeson

While we discuss and debate our diverse cultural and personal constructions of masculinity, it’s worth bearing in mind that the evolutionary evidence also suggests a certain fluidity. What it means to be a man has changed, across history and prehistory, in both cultural and biological terms.


Sep 19, 2017

#RoleModelReading: An interview with Richard Gadd

By Ashley Thomson

“Funnily enough, after opening up, I felt more empowered as a man than I have ever felt in my life. Facing fear and overcoming it led to a strength I did not know I had.”


Jul 02, 2017

The Homer Half-Hour Podcast #7: Rockstars!

By Ashley Thomson

Name a rockstar and we’ve name-dropped them on this new ep, where we try to figure out how yesterday’s and today’s rockstars have influenced accepted masculinities.


Jun 09, 2017

We’re hiring sort of!

By Ashley Thomson

We have two professional development opportunities for a Social Media Coordinator and an Assistant Editor. Apply now!


May 09, 2017

The Homer Half-Hour Podcast #4: The ANU Bar Finale

By Ashley Thomson

What happens when a live music gig’s all-male line-up becomes the subject of intense scrutiny and controversy? Shoeb Ahmed, Glen Martin and Ashley Thomson try to get under the surface of the ANU Bar Finale’s moment in the sun.


Apr 25, 2017

The Homer Half-Hour Podcast #3: The ANU Men’s Network

By Ashley Thomson

How do you use a men’s space for good? Can it be done? Ashley Thomson talks to two representatives of the Australian National University Men’s Network to discuss the purpose of (and controversy surrounding) the group.


Dec 25, 2016

#RoleModelReading: An interview with Jacob Boehme

By Ashley Thomson

Jacob Boehme is a choreographer, dancer and writer from the Narangga and Kaurna nations of South Australia, whose work dissects the politics of being gay, Blak and HIV positive.