Hanging out with the boys: how bromance often steals the show in The Bachelorette

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Analyses the celebrated 'Aussie' trait of mateship and considers its dark potential especially when it traditionally excludes women, non-white men and non-heterosexual men. This is done through addressing the popular TV reality franchise, The Bachelorette, as well as assessing key Australian films that dramatise mateship's darkness.
Original languageEnglish
Pages1-4
Number of pages4
Specialist publicationThe Conversation
PublisherThe Conversation
Publication statusPublished - 25 Oct 2017

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Hanging out with the boys: how bromance often steals the show in The Bachelorette. / Gibson, Suzanne.

In: The Conversation, 25.10.2017, p. 1-4.

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