Required Course Texts

MacDonald, Michael Patrick. All Souls: A Family Story from Southie. Ballantine Books, 2000. ISBN: 034544177X

Proulx, Annie and Larry McMurtry, Diana Ossana. Brokeback Mountain: Story to Screenplay. Scribner, 2005. ISBN: 0743294165

Tupac Shakur: Resurrection. Atria; Reprint edition, 2006. ISBN: 074347435X

Walker, Rebecca, ed. What Makes a Man: 22 Writers Imagine the Future. Riverhead Trade, 2005. ISBN: 1594480680

Handouts distributed in class or via PDF

Goffman, Erving. The Presentation of Self in Everyday Life. Doubleday: Garden City, New York, 1959. (excerpt)

Harris, Adrienne. “Tomboys’ Stories.” Gender as Soft Assembly. Analytic Press, 2005.

Ross, Andrew. “The Gangsta and the Diva.” Black Male: Representations of Masculinity in Contemporary American Art. Whitney Museum of American Art, NY, 1995. (excerpt)

Newell, Walter. The Code of Man: Love, Courage, Pride, Family, Country. Regan Books, 2003. (excerpt)

Moore, Stephen D. and Janice Capel Anderson. “Jesus’ Masculinity in Matthew.” New Testament Masculinities. Semeia Studies, 2003.

New Testament:  Gospel of Matthew.

Virgil’s Aeneid (excerpts)

Reviews and articles on Brokeback Mountain.

Films (preliminary list)

Brokeback Mountain
Tupac Shakur: Thug Angel
The Full Monty
American History X

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