Talk Like a Man is a social norms “marketing” project, in collaboration with the Men’s Center for Growth and Change, designed to discuss and reflect the shifts in masculinity in the 21st Century. TLaM is written from a male-positive, profeminist point of view. Please visit the Facebook page (and group), Tumblr, and YouTube channel to…

Podcast Episode 9

We’re back! In this episode, a panel discussion with Robert Heasley, Brother Robb Carter, and Robert Garfield, three members of the leadership group of the Men’s Center for Growth and Change in Philadelphia. The three Roberts discuss a recent photography exhibit featuring images of men’s intimate friendships as well as their own experiences with men’s…

Podcast Episode 8

In this episode of the TLaM podcast, I talk with Dianne Browne, PhD, CFLE, CSE, project director at Camden Healthy Start and adjunct faculty member at Widener University’s Center for Human Sexuality Studies. We discuss her work with young fathers of color, the importance of male role models in the lives of young men, research…

Podcast Episode 7

This episode features my conversation with Rabbi Shawn Zevit of Miskan Shalom and Menschwork. We discuss his work with congregants of all genders, his personal history in the men’s movement, relationships between fathers and sons, the limitations of language, and how to (and how not to) engage men in consciousness-raising work.

Podcast Episode 6

At long last, my interview with Jase Lindgren, one of the co-hosts of the Multiamory Podcast. Jase is a relationship and dating coach, masculinity educator, and sex-positivity advocate. He is trained in positive psychology, Emotional Freedom Technique, consent education, and Buddhist mindfulness practice. Jase and I talk about his work as coach, much of which…

Podcast Episode 5

In this episode, I talk to Al Vernacchio, Sexuality Education Coordinator for Friends Central School in Wynnewood, PA. We discuss the pitfalls and joys of adolescent masculinity, educating about consent, and the relationship between spirituality and sexuality, among other things. If you’d like to support the show at Patreon, here is the link.

Podcast Episode 4

Episode 4 is out! I talk to sex educator and researcher Darius Mooring about his work in communities of color with Widener’s Interdisciplinary Sexuality Research Collaborative, how masculinity functioned in his family of origin, and his manly hobby of crochet.

Podcast Episode 3

Episode 3 of the TLaM podcast features my conversation with Drew Kerwood, a sex educator who works with fraternities on mental health awareness, relationships and sex, and masculinity. Drew tells us about his work and his personal journey in the world of Greek life at American colleges and universities. Enjoy!

Podcast Episode 2

Episode 2 of the TLaM podcast features my interview with Tom Schiff, executive director of Phallacies, an educational and performance group focusing on men & masculinities. Tom and I talk about the importance of storytelling, his experiences in the men’s movement, and many other topics. I hope you enjoy listening as much as I enjoyed…

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Podcast Launch!

I’m pleased to announce that the pilot episode of the podcast is here, ready for public consumption. I’ve submitted the podcast to iTunes, so you should soon be able to subscribe. Also, episode 2 is near completion and should be posted in the next day or two. Thanks to everyone who encouraged me to bring…