Are ‘Plus-Sized’ Male Models Breaking the Mold?

Global modelling agency IMG models recently signed its first plus size male model, in a world where male-representation of larger male models is lacking. Why is this?

Plus-sized male models are becoming more and more recognised, but they still face stereotypes and stigma that prevents further breaking of the cultural norm.

Today we spoke to Anna Hickey- Moody, lecturer in gender and cultural studies and the university of Sydney to talk about the ongoing battle that plus sized male models face, and the effect of social media on this issue.


Producers: Madison Pearce & Max Lewis

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