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Beyond MILF : Exploring Sexuality and Feminism in Public Motherhood

@inproceedings{2015BeyondM,
  title={Beyond MILF : Exploring Sexuality and Feminism in Public Motherhood},
  author={},
  year={2015}
}
  • Published 2015
  • Art
At first glance, the contemporary phenomenon of MILF (standing for “Mother I’d Like to Fuck”) in both pornography and popular culture seems to stand as an antidote for the desexualization of women who become mothers. Yet a more nuanced analysis of this archetype exposes the limitations of the genre and the ways that it serves to objectify women and reify normative views of motherhood. In particular, the term is deeply raced and classed. Through an analysis of three white middle-class mothers… 

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