1. ′We was Playing Naked Football the Other Night′: Introduction. 2. ′Good Story!′: The Formal Characteristics of Male Narrative. 3. ′So I Thought ‘Bollocks to it′: Men, Stories and Masculinities. 4. ′Bad as My Mate′: Stories in Sequence. 5. ′She′d Made Sardines in Aspic′: Women′s Stories, Men′s Stories and the Construction of Gender. 6. ′I′m Quite Good at Mexican Food′: Men′s Narratives in Mixed Conversation. 7. ′Still in Shock Weren′t You Darling′: Masculinity and the Heterosexual Couple. 8. ′There are Problems′: Men′s Talk and Contemporary Masculinities. Index.