Kink & Psychoanalysis: A Conversation with Courtney Douds
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Kink & Psychoanalysis: A Conversation with Courtney Douds

Psychoanalysis is usually associated with Freud, laying on a couch and weird thoughts about your parents. But there’s a lot more to it than that and Philly-based psychotherapist Courtney Douds is here to give us a more up-to-date understanding.  A member of the Lacanian School of Psychoanalysis and bolstered by a slew of degrees, including … Continue reading

Rodin & Transgender Bodies: A Conversation with David Getsy
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Rodin & Transgender Bodies: A Conversation with David Getsy

Greetings, y’all. It’s #TBT and itme for a vintage episode. This one originally went up in December of 2015.  Get ready to get cerebral, kids. Art History Professor David Getsy talks about renowned sculptor Augustine Rodin, subversive art, changing nudity standards, erotic art studio encounters, conceptions of gender and hiding giant penises in plain sight. … Continue reading

Investigating My Gay Agenda
Podcast

Investigating My Gay Agenda

According to its website, My Gay Agenda is “a bi-weekly podcast where we interview members of the LGBTQIA community and plan our world domination.”  Hosts CJ and Jenn Adams “are your co-conspirators in plotting whatever it is cisgender heterosexual people think gay people are doing.” And before we share the Ruba stage on Friday for our LIVE … Continue reading

FYI: You’re Not Helping
Body Image / Desire / evolutionary psychology / Feminism / Gender / media / Rape

FYI: You’re Not Helping

It’s #TBT and time for a vintage column. This originally went up in September of 2013. Viral is as viral does. This week’s latest: FYI (if you’re a teenage girl) Cliff Notes version: a mother of teenage boys worries about the impact of teenage girls and their selfies on her sons. She encourages females to temper the … Continue reading