Monday, April 24, 2017

AMSA Treasurer’s Article Appears in “Men and Masculinities”

March 10, 2015 by  
Filed under Current Men's Studies News

“‘Just Look at Her!’: Sporting Bodies as Athletic Resistance and the Limits of Sport Norms in the Case of Caster Semenya” is available on “Online First” in the journal Men and Masculinites. It is the most recent publication by Shane Miller, AMSA Treasurer and Associate Professor of Communication, the College of St. Benedict and St. […]

AMSA Board Member Bob Minor – Now That Michael Sam is Out, Fantasize with Me: Men Comfortable in Their Skin

February 18, 2014 by  
Filed under AMSA Voices and Opinion

This past month an All-American defensive lineman named by the Associated Press as the Southeast Athletic Conference’s Defensive Player of the Year told an interviewer from ESPN that he’s gay. Michael Sam from the University of Missouri announced to the world what teammates and coaches already knew: “I am an openly, proud gay man.” Media […]

“An International Symposium Speaks the Unspoken: Masculinities, Bodies and Body Image” in Ottawa June 6-8

February 5, 2011 by  
Filed under Resource & Event News

“An International Symposium Speaks the Unspoken: Masculinities, bodies and body images in health education,” June 6-8, 2011 in Ottawa, ON at the Lord Elgin Hotel, seeks to engage scholars from around the world in exploring the impact that school sport has had, and continues to have, through the exaltation and elevation of a particular masculinity, […]

College Lacrosse Team Stands Against Homophobia

May 10, 2010 by  
Filed under Current Men's Studies News

The Oneonta men’s lacrosse team marched two by two onto the field, sticks held with purpose for the final home game of the season. Beneath their helmets, the players flashed hard looks and cheeks smeared with eye black. Andrew McIntosh played lacrosse for Oneonta College. He said teammates accepted him when he announced he was […]