Sexy Closets, Double Standards: The Faulty Rubric of Modesty Culture

This post is a quickie, because I have homework I’m ignoring. But I have Things To Say that are too long for a Facebook status, and would take up so many tweets that there wouldn’t be enough left for anyone else.  It’s the author’s comment in this blog post (yes, yet another Modesty Rules For… Read More Sexy Closets, Double Standards: The Faulty Rubric of Modesty Culture

Women Aren’t Cake, Part 3: Fat, Modesty, and Eating Twinkies Naked

On Monday I wrote about rape culture, what Christian culture teaches about modesty, and the ways that those two things overlap. On Wednesday I took apart the women-as-cake analogy to examine its implications. Now this is my third and (probably) final post in response to this piece about modesty, and I want to talk about… Read More Women Aren’t Cake, Part 3: Fat, Modesty, and Eating Twinkies Naked