Problematic Toxic Masculinity Tropes #7: Violence is Normal

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-hashg-d1aa8f In the seventh and final episode of our Problematic Toxic Masculinity Tropes series, Jenn and I and joined again by Paul Bradley to discuss the prevalence and normalization of violence in the depiction of men.   Jenn Zuko is adjunct faculty at DU, MSU, and Regis University. She teaches courses in writing, literature, visual … Continue reading Problematic Toxic Masculinity Tropes #7: Violence is Normal

Problematic Toxic Masculinity Tropes #6: Mr. Mom

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-uzmud-d0b23e In the sixth of our Problematic Toxic Masculinity Tropes series, Jenn and I discuss the weird notion that men can’t be good parents, and if a man is engaged in the parental duties normally associated with women then he’s somehow less of a man. Fathers who wash diapers unite!   Jenn Zuko is adjunct … Continue reading Problematic Toxic Masculinity Tropes #6: Mr. Mom

Problematic Toxic Masculinity Tropes #5: Sassy Gay Friend

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-3xyip-cf3c8e In the fifth of our Problematic Toxic Masculinity Tropes series, Jenn and I discuss how gay male characters are often sidelined and diminished and forced to play support roles to the heroes of a story and what that contributes to the strict, and restrictive ideas of masculinity.      Jenn Zuko is adjunct faculty … Continue reading Problematic Toxic Masculinity Tropes #5: Sassy Gay Friend

ProblematicToxic Masculinity Tropes #4: The Tale of the Nerd and the Neckbeard

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-hmm6z-cd2d72 In the fourth of our Problematic Toxic Masculinity Tropes series, Jenn and I discuss how even the non-manliest of men can fall victim to the social demands of masculinity and turn toxic.    Jenn Zuko is adjunct faculty at DU, MSU, and Regis University. She teaches courses in writing, literature, visual arts, performing arts, … Continue reading ProblematicToxic Masculinity Tropes #4: The Tale of the Nerd and the Neckbeard

Problematic Toxic Masculinity Tropes #3: Bond, James Bond

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-z9kct-cd2c23 In the third of our Problematic Toxic Masculinity Tropes series, Jenn and I are joined by Paul Bradley and Kathleen Barbara to discuss that man’s man of intentional intrigue and what Mr. Bond, James Bond has contributed to the butchy stew of toxic masculinity.  Our guests: Kathleen Barbara has a Bachelor of Arts in … Continue reading Problematic Toxic Masculinity Tropes #3: Bond, James Bond

Problematic Badass Female Tropes EP 7: I’m Only Here For My Vagina

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-pcnwa-af3461 A seven part series on the way a lot of seemingly badass women in our stories are undermined and not as badass as they seem.    The Outrider podcast is hosted by me, Jason Quinn Malott. I have a BA in English and an MFA in Writing and Poetics. My first novel, The Evolution … Continue reading Problematic Badass Female Tropes EP 7: I’m Only Here For My Vagina

Problematic Badass Female Tropes EP 6: One of The Guys

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-m3sjj-af345d A seven part series on the way a lot of seemingly badass women in our stories are undermined and not as badass as they seem.    The Outrider podcast is hosted by me, Jason Quinn Malott. I have a BA in English and an MFA in Writing and Poetics. My first novel, The Evolution … Continue reading Problematic Badass Female Tropes EP 6: One of The Guys

Problematic Badass Female Tropes EP 5: Mother Knows Best

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-5mx3q-af3453 A seven part series on the way a lot of seemingly badass women in our stories are undermined and not as badass as they seem.    The Outrider podcast is hosted by me, Jason Quinn Malott. I have a BA in English and an MFA in Writing and Poetics. My first novel, The Evolution … Continue reading Problematic Badass Female Tropes EP 5: Mother Knows Best

Problematic Badass Female Tropes EP 4: The Meaning of (His) Life

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-iv2fx-af344d A seven part series on the way a lot of seemingly badass women in our stories are undermined and not as badass as they seem.    The Outrider podcast is hosted by me, Jason Quinn Malott. I have a BA in English and an MFA in Writing and Poetics. My first novel, The Evolution … Continue reading Problematic Badass Female Tropes EP 4: The Meaning of (His) Life

Problematic Badass Female Tropes EP 3: Down The Rabbit Hole

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-eiajb-af343f A seven part series on the way a lot of seemingly badass women in our stories are undermined and not as badass as they seem.    The Outrider podcast is hosted by me, Jason Quinn Malott. I have a BA in English and an MFA in Writing and Poetics. My first novel, The Evolution … Continue reading Problematic Badass Female Tropes EP 3: Down The Rabbit Hole