Feminine Males as “Gender Offenders”

Compression by Donovan Cleckley
Feminine gay males are often depicted as the subjects of violent acts of masculinity. They represent the subjugated feminine beneath the dominant masculine.

Feminizer: “Sissy Boys” and “Fags” in the Masculine Gaze discusses the “feminizer”-type discourse surrounding feminine males and their bodies as sites of resistance to the masculinity often imposed upon them.

The Reddest Rouge: Feminine Transgression addresses the feminine appearance on males and how this becomes constructed as “feminine transgression” to masculine ways of performing and presenting gender.

Orangina by Donovan Cleckley