WINGS#39-19 Beyond the Sex Wars
Can a rift in the women's movement be healed?
Uploaded: 12 Jan, 2020
Recording Date: 1 Dec, 1998
Recording Location: Montreal, Austin Texas
Topical for: Timeless
Status: Complete, Ready to Air
Copyright: No modifying or commercial use without permission from the presenter.
Program Title: WINGS#39-19 Beyond the Sex Wars
Description: Speaking in a plenary at the US National Women's Studies Association, Chapkis explores the ideological gulf between pro-prostitution and abolitionist strains of feminism, expresses concern over both sides' potential alliances with anti-woman forces, and calls for a nuanced view of a complex issue and solidarity in all areas of any agreement.
Host(s): Frieda Werden
Featured Speakers/Guests: Wendy Chapkis Ph.D.,Professor of Women and Gender Studies and Sociology, Univ. of Southern Maine, author of Live Sex Acts: Women Performing Erotic Labor (1997) Routledge
Credits: Recorded by Frieda Werden, by arrangement with the US National Women's Studies Association. Production assistance, P.J. Abrams and Suzette Cullen.
Comments: Originally released as #32-98
Some language has been bleeped
Politics > FeminismType: Weekly Program
Society and Culture
|Comments: NWSA plenary talk by Wendy Chapkis, recorded for WINGSby FW