Of Machos and Men

  • Stephen Allen California State University--Bakersfield
Keywords Masculinity in Mexico, Sexuality, popular culture in Mexico
Keywords Masculinity in Mexico, Sexuality, popular culture in Mexico

Abstract

Review of Víctor Macías-González and Anne Rubenstein eds. Masculinity and Sexuality in Modern Mexico.  Albuquerque:  University of New Mexico Press, 2012.

Author Biography

Stephen Allen, California State University--Bakersfield

Stephen Allen received his PhD in Latin American History from Rutgers University in May 2013.  Hes is working on a manuscript (under contract with University of New Mexico Press) that uses the sport of boxing as a window into undertanding the instabilities surrounding Mexican notions of nationalism, modernity, and masculinity during the period between World War II and the Debt Crisis of 1982.

Published
2015-10-01
Section
Reviews: Culture, Politics and History in Mexico