Tag Archives: masculinity

The search for an Asian ace masculinity

CN: This includes some discussion of sex roles and penises–from a Freudian context. I’d like to highlight an article in the latest issue of AZE that I particularly liked: “Racial Castration and Demiboy Joy“, by Daniel Yo-Ling. It discusses how … Continue reading

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Journal Club: Incels and compulsory sexuality

This month, the ace journal club discussed “Incels, Compulsory Sexuality, and Fascist Masculinity”, by Casey Ryan Kelly and Chase Aunspach (2020). Publicly accessible on archive.org (pdf version). The journal club meets once a month on Discord, using text or voice … Continue reading

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A social failure

[Content note: mention of sexual assault] “It’s not because I’m too nervous to ask anyone.”  That’s what I told everybody.  Actually, I hardly told anyone, because I didn’t like to talk about it.  But I told a couple friends, and … Continue reading

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Masculinity as an invisible wall

For some time I’ve wanted to write a post about what it’s like to be ace and cis male.  But I find it difficult to talk about, because the “male experience” is so difficult to pin down for me. There … Continue reading

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