106: Is Consent Enough?

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After #MeToo exploded on to the scene, it seemed like the dating landscape for women changed. Consent is a necessary floor, but what is the ceiling for our relationships? Is consent enough to provide the meaning sex might have in our lives? This is the provocative territory Christine Emba’s new book Rethinking Sex¬†invites us into. Listen in to see where we go.

:00 – Get to know Kelly Wolfe
:15 – interview with Christine Emba
:52 – Kelly & Devi debrief

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Show Notes:

Rethinking Sex: A Provocation by Christine Emba
Cat Person by Kristen Roupenian (The New Yorker)
What It Felt Like When ‘Cat Person’ Went Viral by Kristen Roupenian (The New Yorker)



Christine Emba is a columnist for The Washington Post writing about ideas and society. Prior, she was the Hilton Kramer Fellow in Criticism at the New Criterion and a deputy editor at the Economist Intelligence Unit, focusing on technology and innovation. Connect with her onTwitter