Hot(ish) Takes – Explaining Purity Culture

Hot(ish) Takes – Explaining Purity Culture

Dr. Kristen and Dr. Erin explore where the idea of “purity culture” comes from and how it affects Americans. Dr. Kristen shares her perspectives, from an evangelical Christian upbringing, and Dr. Erin from an areligious background, on how an idealizing of female virginity and societal control over women’s bodies has shaped American women and the country’s responses to tragedy and trauma.

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