"Sissy Boys, Sluts, & the Rest of Us: Confronting Gender Stereotypes & Violence in the Media"
GETTING TESTY | Ever thought about going back to school for Masculine Studies? You’re not alone. At yet another profitable USM talk on identity and its political dimensions, a panel riffs on the quite serious topic with a camped-up name. “Sissy Boys, Sluts, and the Rest of Us: Confronting Gender Stereotypes and Violence in the Media” will contain stances from criminologist, author, and gender researcher Jim Messerschmidt and includes a screening of the film The Bro Code: How Contemporary Culture Creates Sexist Men. Noon at the Wishcamper Center, Bedford St. in Portland. 207.228.8096.
panel discussion with Jim Messerschmidt + Dan Welter + Drew Wing + Emily Brostek + Amy Raina + Matthew Perry, with film screening of The Bro Code: How Contemporary Culture Creates Sexist Men