Autoethnography is a qualitative research method that allows a researcher to universalize their experience of being an individual, thus allowing others to experience their experience, be affected and continue a conversation. Big Black Penis: Misadventures in Race and Masculinity (Taylor, 2008) is a book that invites readers into the author’s experience as a Black male. As a Black male, I enter into, review, and continue the autoethnography dialogue started by Taylor. Big Black Penis is for those wanting to learn about the lived experiences of being a Black man in America.
Black Male, African American Men, Black Sexuality, African American Social Aspects, Autoethnography
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Carlisle, G. C. (2012). An Autoethnographic Review of Big Black Penis: Misadventures in Race and Masculinity. The Qualitative Report, 17(20), 1-5. https://doi.org/10.46743/2160-3715/2012.1772