Theorizing Black (African) Transnational Masculinities

  title={Theorizing Black (African) Transnational Masculinities},
  author={Dominic Pasura and Anastasia Christou},
  journal={Men and Masculinities},
  pages={521 - 546}
Just as masculinity is crucial in the construction of nationhood, masculinity is also significant in the making and unmaking of transnational communities. This article focuses on how black African men negotiate and perform respectable masculinity in transnational settings, such as the workplace, community, and family. Moving away from conceptualizations of black transnational forms of masculinities as in perpetual crisis and drawing on qualitative data collected from the members of the new… Expand
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