“You Bring Great Masculinity and Truth”: Sexuality, whiteness, and the regulation of the male body in motion

@inproceedings{Boyd2015YouBG,
  title={“You Bring Great Masculinity and Truth”: Sexuality, whiteness, and the regulation of the male body in motion},
  author={Jade Boyd},
  year={2015}
}
This study contributes to analyses of how heterosexuality and whiteness work together in the embodied social practice of dance and the representational realm of television. It does so by attempting to destabilize theories of sexual difference dependent upon the concept of a stable, “natural,” and unitary body by highlighting the representational work that underpins heteronormative (white) masculinity within the first season of the syndicated reality dance television series So You Think You Can… CONTINUE READING

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