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A podcast about the Masculine.What does it mean to be a man in todays society?How are we defined and how do we define ourselves? What lessons have we learned and how do we affect others?Join me and guests as we discuss lifestyles and life lessons...

Slouching Towards Masculinity philbedwell

    • Society & Culture

A podcast about the Masculine.What does it mean to be a man in todays society?How are we defined and how do we define ourselves? What lessons have we learned and how do we affect others?Join me and guests as we discuss lifestyles and life lessons...

    STM Episode 12 - Howard Wilmot

    STM Episode 12 - Howard Wilmot

    Hello and welcome to the latest episode of Slouching Towards Masculinity! If you're new and enjoy what you hear then download some earlier episodes. And if you're a regular, please keep listening and subscribing and I have some incredible conversations coming up.Today's guest is a longtime friend, Howard Wilmot.  I met Howard when I was looking at other performance platforms to work with and happened upon Boylesque.  Howard showed kindness and allowed me to progress as Boylesque performer in his show Boylexe!We discuss Boylexe and the original show Burlexe as well as what makes a good performance and entertaining show.  Howard talks about his personal growth too and gives a meaningful and passionate reflection on his life so far.  You can find out more about Boylexe and Burlexe here.You can follow Howard on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/howardwilmot/?hl=en You can follow me on Twitter @STMASCULINITY Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/philipbedwell/ or go to my performance art website at www.philipbedwell.com

    • 53 min
    STM - Episode 11 - Garry Vanderhorne Part 2

    STM - Episode 11 - Garry Vanderhorne Part 2

    Hello and welcome to Slouching Towards Masculinity.If you are enjoying these conversations then please REVIEW, LIKE and SUBSCRIBE! Thanks. My guest this week is Garry Vanderhorne, the founder of the Resistance Gallery and Lucha Britannia. He's back again to follow up on our first conversation.Garry goes into detail about his thoughts on the Ego and how it can be used in both a positive and negative sense. We also talk about the future and what we believe our legacies to be. You can follow Garry at www.luchabritannia.com www.resistancegallery.com and https://www.instagram.com/london_school_of_lucha_libre/?hl=enYou can follow me on Twitter @STMASCULINITY , Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/philipbedwell/ or go to my performance art website at www.philipbedwell.com 

    • 1 hr
    STM Episode 10 - Sam Sheridan

    STM Episode 10 - Sam Sheridan

    Welcome to the Tenth episode of Slouching Towards Masculinity!Thanks to all of you who have been listening to the conversations so far. There will be many more to come!I had a very special conversation today with the author, producer and screenwriter Sam Sheridan.Sam has published three amazing books, two about fighting, "The Fighter's Heart", and "The Fighter's Mind", and one about surviving the apocalypse, called "The Disaster Diaries."  Sam is also the screenwriter for "SEAL Team" and the excellent TNT Drama "I Am the Night."The conversation covers a broad range of subjects about masculine growth and development. Sam was extremely generous with his time and thoughtful and educated with his answers. I couldn't have asked for a better tenth episode! I hope you enjoy listening."I Am the Night" is available on Amazon Prime, Google Play, and You Tube now.  Sam's books are available at all good bookstores and from a little known online store by someone called Jeff here You can follow me on Twitter @STMASCULINITY Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/philipbedwell/ or go to my performance art website at www.philipbedwell.com Please LIKE, REVIEW, SUBSCRIBE and FOLLOW!  I'll see you next week.

    • 1 hr 4 min
    STM Episode 9 - Cassandro El Exotico

    STM Episode 9 - Cassandro El Exotico

    Join me and my very special guest, Cassandro, for the latest episode Slouching Towards Masculinity.Cassandro is an Exotico Lucha legend and is now the subject of an incredible documentary, "Cassandro, the Exotico!"  Cassandro has had an amazing journey both in and out of the ring and shares everything here.Cassandro gave me their time in a heartfelt conversation in which nothing was off limits.  They have taken the time to bravely recognize and work on all aspects of themselves.  The conversation covers their career in Lucha Libre but also their path outside of the squared circle.  It was a emotional and beautiful chat, please take the time to give it a listen.You can find "Cassandro, the Exotico!" film on MUBI and Amazon Prime link is here, it is coming out on other platforms shortly.  Please seek it out because it's incredible. You can follow Cassandro on Instagram at @cassandro_el_exotico , on Twitter at @CassandroLucha or on Facebook hereYou can follow me on Twitter @STMASCULINITY Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/philipbedwell/ or go to my performance art website at www.philipbedwell.com

    • 55 min
    STM Episode 8 - Ben Adam Sohawon Part 2

    STM Episode 8 - Ben Adam Sohawon Part 2

    Welcome to Slouching Towards Masculinity and my second conversation with Ben Adam Sohawon.Ben and I pick up our conversation once again about masculinity and race.  A lot of timely information and insights are shared in this podcast today so I felt it important it was published as soon as possible after recording.I hope you get as much from it as I did.  And if you like what you've been hearing then please review, subscribe and share.I'll see you all next week.You can follow me on Twitter @STMASCULINITY Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/philipbedwell/ or go to my performance art website at www.philipbedwell.com

    • 1 hr 15 min
    STM Episode 7 - Jordan McKenzie

    STM Episode 7 - Jordan McKenzie

    Join me and my guest, Jordan McKenzie, for the latest episode Slouching Towards Masculinity.Jordan asked me to collaborate with him on a performance art piece a few years ago and since then we have become friends. Jordan McKenzie is an incredible artist and educator who marries a strong social viewpoint alongside an incredible arresting visual ascetic. It's been a while since we've last spoken so it was a pleasure to catch up with Jordan and chat about a variety of subjects including education, his relationship with masculinity, how his artistic process has changed and where he feels the future of masculinity and gender are going.  We also find out we have a shared love of old school Channel 4!You can see Jordan's beautiful art at www.http://jordanmckenzie.co.uk/ or follow him on Instagramat https://www.instagram.com/jordan.e.mckenzie/?hl=enYou can follow me on Twitter @STMASCULINITY Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/philipbedwell/ or go to my performance art website at www.philipbedwell.com

    • 56 min

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