Raoul Wieland didn’t expect to be so moved or challenged by Michael Kimmel’s book about the process of how boys become men in our society.
Your challenge is not to avoid this stage (because it’s here to stay) but to navigate it consciously and ethically.
Michael Kimmel thinks that the justifiable decline of hegemonic masculinity is driving the issues and anxieties of America’s angry white men—and he might just be right.
The John D. and Catherin T. MacArthur Foundation is funding a new Center for the Study and Men and Masculinities to be led by Michael Kimmel, PhD.
Meet Kevin Carty, the new editor of “Guyhood” – about the lives of young men in the world.
The entire reason we have such a thing as a quarter life crisis, and later a mid-life crisis, is because boys and young men lack meaningful rite-of-passage experiences.
When men let someone else define manhood for them, instead of using their own intelligence and being the true author of their own life, they end up buying the culture’s narrow version of masculinity without question.
Michael Doran is happy he took such a tough and winding path toward realizing that he didn’t need to prove his manliness.
Michael Kimmel expounds on the idea that men must now rethink their ideas of masculinity to stay afloat.