Role

Michael Brendan Baker contributed the essay "Who’s on the Home Front? Canadian Masculinity in the NFB’s Second World War Series “Canada Carries On”" to the book Making It Like a Man: Canadian Masculinities in Practice.

Document Type

Book Chapter

Description

A study of the National Film Board of Canada's World War II film series in terms of its demonstration of assumed cultural values regarding identity, agency, and "manliness" in the context of the NFB's wartime nation-building project.

ISBN

978-1-55458-327-0

Publication Date

10-2011

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Keywords

film, cinema, National Film Board of Canada, Second World War, home front, masculinity, Canada Carries On, World War II

Disciplines

Film and Media Studies

Comments

Reprinted with permission of the publisher

Faculty

Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences

School

School of Humanities and Creativity

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Original Citation

Baker, M. (2011). Who's on the home front? Canadian masculinity in the NFB's WWII series "Canada Carries On". In C. Ramsay (Ed.), Making it like a man: Canadian masculinities in practice (pp. 39-51). Waterloo, ON: Wilfred Laurier Press.

Who’s on the Home Front? Canadian Masculinity in the NFB’s Second World War Series “Canada Carries On”

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