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Styling Real men to Queer Men ' Constructing the Heterosexual and the Homosexual Men in Consumption and Beauty Business
Karlstad University, Faculty of Arts and Education, Department of Education.
2005 (English)Conference paper (Refereed)
Abstract [en]

The paper discuss the construction of heteronorms and homonorms in the Tv-show Fab 5 (A Queer Eye for the Straight Guy) and Stylingakuten and connects this constructions to pictures presented in Hairdressers Magasins and customers comments about the hairstyles presented. It is argued that men positionned ans heteros and as homos in Fab 5 in a problematic way are connected to different masculinity concepts

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heteronormativity, masculinity, homonormativity, tv, hairstyles, fashion, beauty
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Gender Studies
Research subject
Gender Studies
URN: urn:nbn:se:kau:diva-23904OAI: diva2:597668
Available from: 2013-01-22 Created: 2013-01-22 Last updated: 2013-01-22

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