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Post-Hetero Sexuality: John Wayne and the construction of American

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Perhaps no nation is more occupied with the idea of masculinity than the United States of America;

Keywords: 3 Godfathers; American masculinity; Big Jake; Howard Hawks; John Ford; John Wayne; Red River; The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance; The Searchers; The Shootist; True Grit; post-heterosexuality; the Cavalry trilogy

Document Type: Research Article


Affiliations: Louisiana State University (Baton Rouge).

Publication date: 2007-01-01

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