Journalists, Activists & Academics
Detoxicologist. Founder and creator of Detox Masculinity Network and Hetox Magazine. He gives lectures, workshops and webinars on critical masculinity and male fantasies in TV shows and movies: christophmay.eu
Just finished her PhD on masculinities in the German rap scene. She researches, writes and lectures about gender/masculinity roles and sexism in rap music: heidisuess.de
Artist, activist and systemic coach. She is the co-founder of Radikale Töchter and together with three artists, she has led the artists’ group Zentrum für Politische Schönheit. She is mother of two children and lives in Berlin.
Journalist based in Frankfurt. Her main topics are the relationship of right-winged ideologies, masculinity and antifeminism, the alt-right, and, most notably, the “incel” subculture”. @verokracher
Podcast host of Feminismus mit Vorsatz where she tells about her own travel through feminism (failures included). Studied culture and communication science, lives in Berlin and works in a centre for entrepreneurship: @feminismusmitvorsatz
Susanne Scheerer & Jan Bathel
Gender Studies student, blogger, fangirl and longtime pop culture consumer. Engages with masculinities, femininity and superheroes on alwayssavethegirl.org.
Art historian and teacher from Essen. Researches, publishes and lectures at the interface of cultural studies, gender studies and visual systems.
Studied social work (B.A.) at the Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences. She wrote her thesis on “Boys don’t cry? – Masculinities in crisis” and commits herself to intersectional feminism.
Psychologist and author based in Berlin. Bilke writes and talks about sexualized violence, masculinity and (critical) psychotherapy from a feminist perspective: bilkeschnibbe.net
Musicologist specialized in women’s music history and lesbian history. Doctorate student. Freelancer for e.g. the Archiv Frau und Musik and in the managing board of musica femina münchen: susanne-wosnitzka.de
Blogger & Activist. Seriously wonders where all the pro_feminist men are when it comes to debates on gender. Thus decided to start a blog on critical masculinity: kritische-maennlichkeit.de
Doctor of Art History from Berlin. Lukas works on the social and economical reality of art, in particular in the 19th and 20th century and for a better tomorrow: @feedgruber
Journalist & media educator. Education officer for the department for boy work NRW (gender-reflected pedagogy). Idealistic pragmatist with a feminine socialization background.
Author and blogger from Berlin. He writes about diversity of families and genders, afternoons on the playground, about failure and overwork, masculinity and sex: jochenkoenig.net
Is doing his doctorate on masculinity in 19th Century theories of the novel (Berlin/Ithaca). He is interested in politics, society and US-American TV Shows.
Socialwork* with experience in youth aid and Gender Studies student. Interest in diverse/critical masculinities, self-reflection, power relations and pop culture.
Studied social pedagogy (B.A.) and social theories (M.A.). Focus on domestic violence, couple/family counseling, men work, social science and subculture (Hip Hop). Works in Thuringia at Project A4.