Androgynous: displaying both feminine and masculine characteristics and physical appearance
Does Lady Gaga adhere or subvert feminine stereotypes?
Effeminate What do you think this term might mean?
Effeminacy describes having traits that are more often associated with traditional feminine behaviour, conduct, style and gender roles rather than masculine behaviour, conduct, style and roles.
Patriarchal Society What do you think this term might mean?
Homoerotic What do you think this term might mean?
Concerning or arousing sexual desire centered on a person of the same sex.
Laura Mulvey: The Male Gaze A feminist theory that states that the media has a masculine ideology When men see a woman actor they look “at” her, and when they see a male actor they look “with” him or put themselves in his place. When women see a woman actor they also look “at” her, and hence see her through a male “gaze”.