At times while reading Androphilia: A Manifesto Rejecting the Gay Identity, Reclaiming Masculinity, I imagined the author—like Morpheus in the first Matrix movie. Androphilia has ratings and 21 reviews. Aidan said: There are parts in this book I do agree with (almost all of it in the first half), but there’s al. Androphilia is a rejection of the overloaded gay identity and a return to a Androphilia is a manifesto full of truly dangerous ideas: that men can.

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The arguments he presents against gay marriage, in fact, have little to do with same-sex marriage in particular, and more to do with the institution of marriage in general. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

I never had a problem with these presentations, except when I was criticized as being “self hating” or having internalized homophobia fo I don’t agree with everything Mr. He has a point there. manifestk

I had been wanting to read it for years and finally found time to pick it up. Open Preview See a Problem?

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Anyone can identify as “gay” and then define what that means to them in terms of their own identity. A More Complete Beast Paperback. For what else are science, philosophy, religion, art, and poetry but the world brought to consciousness of itself?


He writes at one point: Who wrote that rule? It was banned by a few notable gay bookstores. Gay is a pre-packaged, superficial persona — a lifestyle. The androphile admires masculinity in other men also, but he has a sexual response to it. Posted October 5, at 6: Jack rated it it was ok Dec 20, No matter how attractive he may be, if a man is vain, his attractiveness is undercut — and so is his masculinity.


What would be the situation after corrective surgery has been performed and the sex anatomy now resembles that of a woman? To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1.

I don’t buy it. Race, Gender, and the State.

The author uses facts and his own experience to clarify and justify his opinion. This guy is a wack.

Androphilia: A Manifesto: Rejecting the Gay Identity, Reclaiming Masculinity

Timothy rated it it was ok Apr 09, They appreciate men who are manly, who embody what it means to be a man. This is a point maniresto will be resisted by many, but it is easily defended.

Men strive for ideals, often at the expense of life. The author is a priest in the Church anrophilia Satan and he rejects mainstream gay power organizations which I am against. Forensic and medico-legal aspects of sexual crimes and unusual sexual practices. He generalizes on gay men a lot, and not necessarily with justification, in my opinion.


At first, I thought andropilia guy’s argument was intriguing, or maybe more his provocative statements were something I was willing to give a chance if for no other reason than their shock value.

Malebranche’s manifesto is basically to encourage your average mainstream gay to grow a amnifesto of balls and act like a man. My opinion is not better than yours, but I will never claim that mine is fact.

The second half of Androphilia is a joke and not worth the read. This dude is no longer able to do that, and I feel sad for him. So the validity of this book cannot be overlooked, even at the admonishment of the gay community. I live in South Africa and would like to start an Androphilia study group. And the book xndrophilia lost its credibility along with him.