The F Word

The objectification and sexualization of breasts

| February 18, 2013


Artist: Carissa Ropponen, Caity Goerke, Nicole Deagan, Katie Schofield
Title: Breast Obsession
Album: The F Word
Year: 2013
Length: 0:25:40 minutes (23.51 MB)
Format: 44.1kHz, 128Kbps

Show Notes:

Katie Schofield, Caity Goerke and Carissa Ropponen discuss the objectification and sexualization of breasts and the way this contributes to women's experiences of breast shame. In particular, they explore the male gaze, societal attitudes toward women's bodies, and the messages we receive about breasts. They discuss the experiences of smaller-breasted women, larger-breasted women, and breastfeeding.