So they're very sniffy about the "radical energy" of newbies like the Shoreditch Sisters who sewed a Vulva
Quilt in protest against female genital mutilation, sing Kate Bush songs and show solidarity with women in Yarl's Wood detention centre.
Caption: Carolee Schneemann, VULVAS
MORPHIA (Granary Books, 1997), front Cover, bound in red velvet.
The first screening exposed one group to a series of images of surgically modified vulvas
, one group to a series of non-modified vulvas
, and the third group viewed no images.
On that note, I want to tell you that it was actually Carlin who introduced me to my own pussy, or, more precisely, to my own vulva
With such shame about our vulvas
, it isn't surprising that women seek to excise their labia, believing them to be the wrong size or shape.
For the demonstration, we prepared signs and chants, got police permission, and wrote a two-minute piece of street theater entitled "Dr IFFA and the Two Vulvas
," with Dr IFFA standing for Dr Interest Free Financing Available, a reference to the financing schemes FGCS surgeons advertised on their sites.
Nearby, multi-colored knitted vulvas
created by the International Vulva
Knitting Circle were displayed on a table.
En dos de los casos, probables vulva
y bovido, se aprovechan accidentes de la roca, tales como bordes rocosos, volumenes, grietas y hoyuelos, cosa repetida en numerosas figuras de esta cueva.
As early as the 16th century, women began using mirrors to examine their vulvas
. German paintings from the likes of Hans Baldung Grien depict women, stark naked, "with mirrors between their legs.
These days I think about vulvas
almost constantly, only now I do so as a cultural anthropologist.