Masculinity in Tolkien

In Masculinity in Tolkien, Rost argues that despite Tolkien's often conservative views when it comes to sex and gender, a closer look at how masculinity is performed in his works actually shows the social criticism hidden within, the rejection of the heroic code and the search for a hero and a masculinity which is built on love and loyalty, not the excess of courage and pride of heroic poetry. More

Available ebook formats: epub mobi pdf lrf pdb html

First 15% Sample: epub mobi (Kindle) lrf more Online Reader
Words: 36,240
Language: English
ISBN: 9781458086129

Reviews

This book has not yet been reviewed.
Report this book