Stripped Down Portraits Expose The Problem With Stereotyping Masculinity As Violent

October 14, 2014 12:27 PM

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Stripped Down Portraits Expose The Problem With Stereotyping Masculinity As Violent

In South Africa, as in most of the world, sexual and violent crimes are most often committed by men.

There are far too many individual instances of gendered aggression, and yet the association that often arises between masculinity and violence, what author Dr. Jackson Katz refers to as constructing "violent masculinity as a cultural norm," only contributes to the problem. This dangerous affiliation...

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