This episode explores the idea that sexual categories have socially-defined meanings that evolve over time. Individuals develop their sexual self through telling their story to position themselves within these social definitions.
Month: September 2020
Episode 5: Moving Heavily
In masculine culture, sexual activity is often spoken of in terms of conquest. Donald Trump gives us a potent case study into how our society speaks about sexual assault.
Hélène Cixous urges women to write. She believes that women need to talk more about their sex in order to regain their power.