About Christine Rice

Christine Rice’s feature stories have appeared in the Chicago Tribune, Detroit’s Metro Times and Metro Parent and Columbia College Chicago’s Gravity magazine. Her radio essays can be heard (and read) on WBEZ’s Eight Forty-Eight program. Her fiction has appeared in CellStories.net, F Magazine and BanditLit.com. She teaches in the Columbia College Chicago Fiction Writing Department and is the Faculty Editor of that Department’s award-winning publication Hair Trigger. She’s also the managing editor of another flippin’ lit mag by the name of HYPERTEXTMAG.com.

The Evolution of Dudes and Bros: Are Straight Men Softening?

Have men evolved? Or are they still brutish, beer-drinking, football-loving, hunters and gatherers at heart who see relationships as means to that age-old end (sex)?