Taking It All Off: Black Women, Nudity, and the Politics of Touch

…That is why touch is so scary. It forces you to be fully present in your own body, to come face to face with its longings and its deprivations, to confront bodily memories that an otherwise hyper-intellectual life can allow you to avoid on most days.
In a word, touch makes us vulnerable.
crunkfeministcollective

Taking It All Off: Black Women, Nudity, and the Politics of Touch

…That is why touch is so scary. It forces you to be fully present in your own body, to come face to face with its longings and its deprivations, to confront bodily memories that an otherwise hyper-intellectual life can allow you to avoid on most days.

In a word, touch makes us vulnerable.

crunkfeministcollective