men, masculinities and gender politics


Indigenous, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander men: An XY collection

There is a small, but growing, literature on men and masculinities in indigenous or Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander contexts and communities in Australia. We have gathered some of this literature here. This includes articles and reports on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander males' health, indigenous men's involvement in violence prevention, sexual and reproductive health, and other issues. Additions are most welcome.

Also see the references listed here:


Adams, Working towards changing the negative image of ATSI males 2006.doc83 KB
McCalman, Indigenous men’s groups summary.pdf45.28 KB
Dawes, Figure eights.pdf147.36 KB
Hammill, The Culture of Masculinity.pdf27.63 KB
RIFS_Brian_McCoy.pdf2.34 MB
RIFS_Craig_Hammond.pdf3.13 MB
RIFS_Richard_Fletcher.pdf225.67 KB
Willis, Heteronormativity and.pdf92.16 KB
Willis, Condoms are for white.pdf92.82 KB
NSW Health, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Men's Health Plan 2015-2020.pdf601.68 KB
Thomson, Review of Indigenous male health 2010.pdf1.76 MB
Healthy Male, Engaging Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander males 2013.pdf2.62 MB
Isaacs, What You Do is Important - Engaging indigenous men 2011.pdf103.87 KB
Mounter, Meet the men determined to stop violence against Indigenous women, Nov 25 2016.pdf241.39 KB
Family Wellbeing Empowerment Program for Young Aboriginal Men - Profile June 2016.pdf42.16 KB
Wenitong, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander male health 2006.pdf290.19 KB