ENGL 103 A05: Men and Masculinities in Literature and Media

W. Agorde

This section of English 103 focuses on the representation of men and masculinities in a cluster of related texts. The course examines how various literary texts and the media construct, inform, and reinforce prevalent ideas of men and masculinities. It covers topics such as media stereotypes, the re-presentation of male characters in literature, TV, and film, male authority, and the role that literary texts and the media play in shaping attitudes about men and masculinities.