Alexander Huntley

Alexander Huntley

The Vegan Society

Alexander joined The Vegan Society in 2022 after completing his MSc in The Politics of Conflict, Rights and Justice at The School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS). As Research Assistant, he is responsible for coordinating the Society’s research networks – a community of vegan academic researchers. He is the author or co-author of several publications on vegan-related topics including a recent Research Briefing on veganism and masculinity.


Veganism and Masculinity

In this talk, Alexander Huntley will discuss The Vegan Society’s latest work uncovering why men are less likely than women to go vegan and what we can do to address this phenomenon. Alexander will cover the main issues that men may experience preventing them from going vegan which includes social stigma, misinformation and rigid gender expectations. In this talk you can expect to learn about a highly relevant and complex topic and find out more about The Vegan Society’s plans for future research in this area.

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