ISSN: 20523998
First published in 2015
3 issues per volume
Volume 2 Issue 3
Cover Date: September 2016
‘Power has a penis’: Cost reduction, social exchange and sexism in metal – reviewing the work of Sonia Vasan
purchase PDF
Authors:  Rosemary Lucy Hill 
DOI: 10.1386/mms.2.3.263_7

Keywords
cost reduction,death metal,sexism,Vasan,women

Abstract
In this short article I review Sonia Vasan’s contribution to understandings of women’s negotiations of sexism within death metal. Women’s experiences and identities as metal fans has been a growing area of interest amongst metal scholars, and Vasan’s work makes a very useful contribution to this field. Her work on group behaviour from a social psychology perspective brings new insights about how the death metal scene remains fairly static in its male dominance.
Tags:
Your tags: Please login or register if you don't have a user account.
Latest news
15th June 2018
CFPs: Applied Theatre Research IDIERI Special Edition
Read more Read more
13th June 2018
CALL FOR PAPERS >> GLOBAL INTERSECTIONS AND ARTISTIC INTERCONNECTIONS: ITALIAN CINEMA AND MEDIA ACROSS TIMES AND SPACES
Read more Read more
8th June 2018
CFPs: The Moving Image Review & Art Journal (MIRAJ) 8.1
Read more Read more