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Beefcakes: Masculinity in Disney Movies

April 2nd, 2011 by Grace Kanaan on Grace Kanaan's Blog · No Comments · Uncategorized

I’ve been thinking about the construction of masculinity in the texts and films we’ve been looking at and came across this video on the topic:

Gaston is probably my favorite Disney character. Even though he is a total stereotypical beefcake (and a villain), I think his character should be seen as a critique or a caricature [...]

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