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Finding the ‘men’ in mental health

Commonly held beliefs about masculinity influence the way men talk about and experience their mental health. See how the pressures on male minds have been depicted in images ranging from satire to modern-day zines, via themes including fatherhood, Freud and the First World War.

Words by Sam Lloyd

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About the author

Black and white photograph of Sam Lloyd, a white man wearing a dark button-up shirt.

Sam Lloyd

Sam is a Graduate Trainee at Wellcome. His interests in masculinity and fatherhood in historical contexts developed while studying at the University of Leeds.