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CREATIVE WRITING

Notes on Masculinity

Tinei Mashaya’s Strong Man challenges conventional notions of maleness

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As soon as you open the door to the British Museum’s Africa Gallery and you come across Tinei Mashaya’s Strong Man, you feel as if you’ve been knocked out by a professional boxer’s uppercut.

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Mario López-Goicoechea

Mario López-Goicoechea

London-based, Cuban writer. Author of “Cuban, Immigrant, and Londoner” https://uk.bookshop.org/a/6886/9781528994293 https://acubaninlondon.medium.com/membership

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