Dreamboys, Meatmen and Werewolves: Visualizing Erotic Identities in All-Male Comic Strips

@article{Padva2005DreamboysMA,
  title={Dreamboys, Meatmen and Werewolves: Visualizing Erotic Identities in All-Male Comic Strips},
  author={G. Padva},
  journal={Sexualities},
  year={2005},
  volume={8},
  pages={587 - 599}
}
  • G. Padva
  • Published 2005
  • Sociology
  • Sexualities
  • The homoerotic comic strip, as a medium and genre in its own right, integrates several media including illustration, cartoon, animation, graphics, physique art, and pornography. In these subaltern texts, when the characters are of the same gender the rites of masculinity are both indulged and subverted. Hence, this graphic subculture provides a radical perspective on sexualities, intimacies, body worship and contemporary phallic regimes. This article focuses on Jon Macy’s ‘Tail’ (published in… CONTINUE READING
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