Fraternity Hazing (M/M Group)

Author: Briony Summers

Publisher: Briony Summers

ISBN: N.A

Category: Fiction

Page: 22

View: 1823

Zachary had hoped that becoming a pledge to the fraternity meant his trials were over, but the horny frat boys of the Alliance have plenty more hazing planned for him. He can take the pain and humiliation, but he can't take the sudden cold shoulder from the sexy fraternity president, Isaac. When he's once again made to follow the commands of the frat boys for one night, can he obey like a good boy and prove his worth to the frat, even with Lance's cruel intentions? This is the third part of the Fraternity Series! Part 1: Fraternity Rush Part 2: Fraternity Pledge Part 3: Fraternity Hazing Part 4: Fraternity Initiation
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Fraternity Initiation (M/M Group Bondage)

Author: Briony Summers

Publisher: Briony Summers

ISBN: N.A

Category: Fiction

Page: 26

View: 9525

Zach and Dillon have proven their worth as pledges. It's now time for them to be fully initiated into the secret fraternity. This means they will undergo one final test during the frat retreat... Can they both accept being tied down and made to submit to the other ten members of the fraternity as a price for joining? Will Lance take this as an opportunity to take his revenge on Zach for his growing relationship with Isaac? This is part four of an ongoing series! Part 1: Fraternity Rush Part 2: Fraternity Pledge Part 3: Fraternity Hazing Part 4: Fraternity Initiation
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Confessions of an Ivy League Frat Boy

A Memoir

Author: Andrew Lohse

Publisher: Macmillan

ISBN: 1250033675

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 320

View: 2275

A Dartmouth fraternity member who blew the whistle on inhumane hazing practices in a Rolling Stone profile presents a true account of sordidness and redemption.
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Brotherhood

Gay Life in College Fraternities

Author: Shane L. Windmeyer

Publisher: Alyson Publications

ISBN: 9781555838560

Category: Education

Page: 328

View: 6173

In Brotherhood, Windmeyer reveals a 10-year perspective of progress on gay issues within college fraternities and suggests a 10-year plan to continue educational efforts for further systemic implementation to combat homophobia in these institutions. Also included are detailed, invaluable resource sections and true accounts by gay fraternity members about their differing experinces of coming out spanning a decade. This is a must-read book for anyone even slightly involved in college life.
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The Company He Keeps

A History of White College Fraternities

Author: Nicholas L. Syrett

Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press

ISBN: 9780807888704

Category: Social Science

Page: 432

View: 4036

Tracing the full history of traditionally white college fraternities in America from their days in antebellum all-male schools to the sprawling modern-day college campus, Nicholas Syrett reveals how fraternity brothers have defined masculinity over the course of their 180-year history. Based on extensive research at twelve different schools and analyzing at least twenty national fraternities, The Company He Keeps explores many factors--such as class, religiosity, race, sexuality, athleticism, intelligence, and recklessness--that have contributed to particular versions of fraternal masculinity at different times. Syrett demonstrates the ways that fraternity brothers' masculinity has had consequences for other students on campus as well, emphasizing the exclusion of different groups of classmates and the sexual exploitation of female college students.
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Frat Boys

Gay Erotic Stories

Author: Shane Allison

Publisher: Cleis Press

ISBN: 1573447137

Category: Fiction

Page: 220

View: 5711

Paddlings, partying, hazing, wrestling at the frat house - the gorgeous undergrads in Frat Boys definitely know how to have fun, especially with each other! Shane Allison's sizzling collection not only makes the grade - it goes right to the head of the class with its page-turning, arousing tales of hunky college boys getting it on. Including stories by top-notch erotic writers Logan Zachary, Neil Plakcy, Rob Rosen, Rachel Kramer Bussel, Jeff Mann and many more, this A+ anthology is not to be missed!
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Pledges

Gay Erotic Stories

Author: Shane Allison

Publisher: Cleis Press

ISBN: 1573449318

Category: Fiction

Page: 232

View: 6978

Shane Allison, recipient of the Gaybie Award for his fine fiction in College Boys (Cleis, 2010), returns to the campus for another set of page-turning, arousing adventures featuring hunky undergrads getting it on. Pledges features work from a stellar line-up of authors, from established authors to fresh talent. This thrilling collection details all the naughty escapades of the fraternity of beautiful men who know how to have fun, such as wrestling at the frat house, toga parties, plenty of pledge paddlings and many more sexy challenges.
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Total Frat Move

Author: W.R. Bolen

Publisher: Grand Central Publishing

ISBN: 1455515051

Category: Humor

Page: 224

View: 981

THE NEW YORK TIMES BEST-SELLER Put simply, it's time for a national update on college fraternities. Greek life today makes Animal House look like a Pixar movie. The amount of alcohol that is being consumed, promiscuous sex that is being enjoyed, and intense drug-induced raging that is taking place on campuses across the country has quietly reached ridiculous new heights. Written with the goal of being the most fun you've ever had reading a book, TOTAL FRAT MOVE pulls back the curtain on this world of hard-partying American decadence. The stories are unabashed. They are hilarious. And they are going to blow you away. You're welcome, world.
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Fire Shut Up in My Bones

Author: Charles M. Blow

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 0544302583

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 304

View: 4405

A New York Times Notable Book | Lambda Literary Award Winner | Long-listed for the PEN Open Book Award “Charles Blow is the James Baldwin of our age.” — Washington Blade “[An] exquisite memoir . . . Delicately wrought and arresting.” — New York Times Universally praised on its publication, Fire Shut Up in My Bones is a pioneering journalist’s indelible coming-of-age tale. Charles M. Blow’s mother was a fiercely driven woman with five sons, brass knuckles in her glove box, and a job plucking poultry at a factory near their segregated Louisiana town, where slavery's legacy felt close. When her philandering husband finally pushed her over the edge, she fired a pistol at his fleeing back, missing every shot, thanks to “love that blurred her vision and bent the barrel.” Charles was the baby of the family, fiercely attached to his “do-right” mother. Until one day that divided his life into Before and After—the day an older cousin took advantage of the young boy. The story of how Charles escaped that world to become one of America’s most innovative and respected public figures is a stirring, redemptive journey that works its way into the deepest chambers of the heart. “Stunning . . . Blow’s words grab hold of you . . . [and] lead you to a place of healing.” — Essence “The memoir of the year.” — A. V. Club
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The Influence of Fraternity and Sorority Involvement: A Critical Analysis of Research (1996 - 2013)

AEHE Volume 39, Number 6

Author: J. Patrick Biddix,Malinda M Matney,Eric M. Norman,Georgianna L. Martin

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118866991

Category: Education

Page: 176

View: 2402

Despite negative connotations and empirical evidence to support detrimental aspects of fraternity and sorority membership, decades of nationally representative data show students remain interested in joining. This monograph reconsiders the value of membership, based on scholarly research published since 1996 in the following ways: Through identifying behavioral, psychological and educational outcomes of fraternity/sorority involvement By differentiating outcomes between and among organizations Through recommending implications for policy and practice based on research. Findings revealed an unexpected amount of scholarly research interest on fraternity and sorority involvement, and membership correlates in the last two decades from a variety of disciplines. Despite a disproportionate focus on behavioral correlates, such as alcohol use, hazing and sexual assault, researchers in the past decade have slowly added psychosocial and educational considerations, building toward a more holistic understanding of outcomes related to involvement.
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Come What May

Author: A.M. Arthur

Publisher: Carina Press

ISBN: 1459293541

Category: Fiction

Page: N.A

View: 2109

Jonas needs Tate. He just doesn't know it yet. Or at least, he doesn't want to admit it. Because there is no way Jonas Ashcroft is gay. He's a straight, carefree frat boy player, just like any good son of a conservative state senator. If only his struggle to convince everyone—especially himself—didn't leave him so miserable. No matter how many girls or bottles he drowns himself in, Jonas can neither escape nor accept who he is. Enter Tate. He's smart, confident, and instantly sees right through Jonas's surly exterior. Sure, he's done things in life he's not proud of, but he knows who he is and what he wants. And what he wants is Jonas. As their easy friendship intensifies into something more, Tate introduces Jonas to a life he's never known. One filled with acceptance and sex and a love that terrifies and excites them both. But some inner demons refuse to be shaken off so easily. When Jonas's old life barges in, he faces a shattering choice, one that could destroy everything he and Tate have fought so hard for. Sometimes love just isn't enough—and sometimes it's exactly what you need. Book One of All Saints, the brand-new series from A.M. Arthur.
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Wrongs of Passage

Fraternities, Sororities, Hazing, and Binge Drinking

Author: Hank Nuwer

Publisher: Indiana University Press

ISBN: 025321498X

Category: Social Science

Page: 360

View: 5721

The author highlights the worst aspects of college life, focusing on hazing and binge drinking and the tragedies that have resulted, and challenging the college administrators who continue to allow it to go on. Reprint.
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The Shadow of the Wind

Author: Carlos Ruiz Zafon

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1101147067

Category: Fiction

Page: 512

View: 8137

"Gabriel García Márquez meets Umberto Eco meets Jorge Luis Borges for a sprawling magic show." --The New York Times Book Review A New York Times Bestseller Barcelona, 1945: A city slowly heals in the aftermath of the Spanish Civil War, and Daniel, an antiquarian book dealer’s son who mourns the loss of his mother, finds solace in a mysterious book entitled The Shadow of the Wind, by one Julián Carax. But when he sets out to find the author’s other works, he makes a shocking discovery: someone has been systematically destroying every copy of every book Carax has written. In fact, Daniel may have the last of Carax’s books in existence. Soon Daniel’s seemingly innocent quest opens a door into one of Barcelona’s darkest secrets--an epic story of murder, madness, and doomed love. “ Anyone who enjoys novels that are scary, erotic, touching, tragic and thrilling should rush right out to the nearest bookstore and pick up The Shadow of the Wind. Really, you should.” --Michael Dirda, The Washington Post "Wonderous... masterful... The Shadow of the Wind is ultimately a love letter to literature, intended for readers as passionate about storytelling as its young hero." --Entertainment Weekly (Editor's Choice) "One gorgeous read." --Stephen King From the Trade Paperback edition.
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Black Greek 101

The Culture, Customs, and Challenges of Black Fraternities and Sororities

Author: Walter M. Kimbrough

Publisher: Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Press

ISBN: 9780838639771

Category: Education

Page: 240

View: 1482

Black Greek 101 is the first book to provide a complete analysis of the culture of historically Black fraternities and sororities. Based on over ten years of research, Black Greek 101 presents a detailed history of Black fraternalism as a whole. As a unique culture within the college environment, these organizations are fascinating examples of the ways students form groups with their own artifacts, rites, customs, stories, and rituals that help them to adapt to the larger college environment. When members of Black fraternal organizations and non-members alike finish Black Greek 101, they will have a foundation for understanding some of the most interesting organizations that have influenced not only campus culture, but American culture as a whole.
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Pledged

The Secret Life of Sororities

Author: Alexandra Robbins

Publisher: Hachette Books

ISBN: 1401304052

Category: Education

Page: 384

View: 8433

2015 Edition: With a New Preface, Afterword, and Updates. "Alexandra Robbins rips into the secret, sordid underbelly of sororities."--Vanity Fair Updated ten years after it is original publication, Pledged by Alexandra Robbins is as timely today as it was when first published. With salacious breaking news about fraternities and sororities shocking the general public (and members themselves) Pledged exposes what really goes on behind the facades of some of these Greek organizations. Robbins, an investigative journalist, went undercover as a sorority sister; her expose is a breathtaking narrative of tumultuous breakups, fights, drunk driving, stalkers, cover-ups, predation by faculty and staff, theft, rape, and an abundance of drugs and alcohol, and much, much more.
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Hazing in the U.S. Armed Forces

Recommendations for Hazing Prevention Policy and Practice

Author: Kirsten M. Keller,Kimberly Curry Hall,Miriam Matthews,William Marcellino,Jacqueline A. Mauro

Publisher: Rand Corporation

ISBN: 0833090275

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 146

View: 841

Prepared for the Office of the Secretary of Defense--Title page.
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Dirty Rush

Author: Taylor Bell

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1476775281

Category: Fiction

Page: 272

View: 394

In this shockingly true-to-life novel written by an all-star team of Internet phenoms from the Total Frat Move generation, you’ll get the first true glimpse of “real” sorority life in all its f**ked up glory. Dirty Rush by Taylor Bell is what happens when you take the creative minds behind Babe Walker (author of the New York Times bestselling White Girl Problems series) and add Rebecca Martinson to the mix. Rebecca Martinson—yes, that bitch—the former Delta Gamma sister responsible for the scathing, expletive-filled email that verbally assaulted her entire chapter for being “so f**king boring” at social functions, and threatened to “c*nt punt” every last one of them if their behavior didn’t shape up. Dirty Rush is a no-holds-barred look at what really happens when you “go Greek.” Taylor Bell comes from a long line of Beta Zeta sorority sisters, who all expect her to pledge upon starting at the university. But Taylor has other plans: she’s determined to give her family the proverbial middle finger and destroy the rich tradition they hold so dear by eschewing sorority life altogether. However, Taylor’s resolve soon melts when she falls in with a group of hilarious, ultra-saucy girls, who introduce her to all things Greek and soften her to the idea of joining. Resigned to the fate the Greek gods have dealt her, Taylor pledges Beta Zeta and embarks on a collegiate career filled with the kind of carousing sure to make any sorority sister proud. Soon, Taylor’s experience as a BZ starts to feel like a jacked-up, drug-infused, and X-rated fairy tale—especially when reality comes crashing down and a rather lewd sex tape is leaked. The girl in the video looks a lot like Taylor. Has Taylor gone off the deep end? Or is someone trying to frame her? Unless she can prove her innocence and re-ingratiate herself with the sisters who’ve accused her of leaking the video in a Kim Kardashian–style bid for attention, Taylor is at risk of losing everything she’s fought (partied) so hard for.
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Mark Cooper Versus America

Author: Lisa Henry,J. A. Rock

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781623007980

Category: Fiction

Page: 258

View: 381

Mark Cooper is angry, homesick, and about to take his stepdad's dubious advice and rush Prescott College's biggest party fraternity, Alpha Delta Phi. Greek life is as foreign to Aussie transplant Mark as Pennsylvania's snowstorms and bear sightings. So, when the fraternity extends Mark a bid, Mark vows to get himself kicked out by the end of pledge period. But then he's drawn into Alpha Delt's feud with a neighboring fraternity. Studious Deacon Holt is disappointed to learn Mark's pledging Alpha Delt, his fraternity Phi Sigma Kappa's sworn enemy. Mark is too beautiful for Deacon to pass up an invitation for sex, but beyond sex, Deacon's not sure. He wants a relationship, but a difficult family situation prevents him from pursuing anything beyond his studies. Mark and Deacon's affair heats up as the war between their fraternities escalates. They explore kinks they didn't know they had while keeping their liaison a secret from their brothers. But what Romeo and Juliet didn't teach these star-crossed lovers is how to move beyond sex and into a place where they share more than a bed. That's something they'll have to figure out on their own--if the friction between their houses, and between Mark and America, doesn't tear them apart.
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