Kissing on the lips; male-to-male touch; the hairy male body; …and more in 2019

There is much coming up because I’ve been doing a lot of reflecting in my research journal on things that emerge through media outlets, which are intertwined with my research – especially some of my autoethnographic work.

My reflections and analyses include:

  • Kissing on the lips
  • male-to-male non-sexual touch
  • the hairy male body
  • the concept of the dad bod
  • toxic masculinity and male disordered eating
  • sex between straight men (this has caught my attention due to some reading I’ve been revisiting by Ward 2015)
  • Masculism versus masculinism
  • and don’t get me started on Gillette’s advert.

So, really what I’m saying is…watch this space