Men and Masculinities in Irish Cinema

  • Debbie Ging

Part of the Global Masculinities book series (GLMAS)

About this book


Spanning a broad trajectory, from the New Gaelic Man of post-independence Ireland to the slick urban gangsters of contemporary productions, this study traces a significant shift from idealistic images of Irish manhood to a much more diverse and gender-politically ambiguous range of male identities on the Irish screen.


cinema film gender

Authors and affiliations

  • Debbie Ging
    • 1
  1. 1.Dublin City UniversityIreland

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