GVSU Conference examines masculinity and gender norms
Dr. Michael Kimmel Photo: facebook.com
David Moore October 2, 2013 | WGVU
hear a lot about gender roles in today’s society.An event next week at Grand Valley State University
will explore the subject in depth.The Men
in Action” conference looks at the culture of masculinity and manhood and
Today on WGVU Midday West M,
David Moore talks with Dr. Michael Kimmel,
Distinguished Professor of Sociology and Gender Studies at the State University
of New York. (SUNY)
Kimmel, a co-presentor at
the conference, stresses that that masculinity deals with a lot more than just being male.
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