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masculinity

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 15, 2018

Shaving cuts: Hair and transition

By Kaya Wilson

A large part of expressing as trans has been allowing myself to enjoy what I’m not supposed to enjoy. … Shaving became a moment to gather strength.


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?