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Slave Leia Costumes - Art Or Objectification?

Posted By Dustin on July 15, 2007

Jeff Roney sent in this reminder for fans:

"I did want to get a headcount for those coming on Wednesday night to the next RoneyZone Radio Live Show to discuss how female Star Wars fans who wear sexy costumes and the male Star Wars fans who "appreciate" them- affect feminism in 2007. It will be a discussion- not a one-sided yelling match, you have my promise, but I also know certain people won't agree- so we will learn to agree to disagree. Also, expect the unexpected topics to arise. This will be a mixed crowd with varied viewpoints- you have been warned.

I have one last begging request- If anyone can ask Christy Marie, the videoed Slave Leia costume wearer to attend- I would really appreciate it. I want to hear her take on this subject.

Title: Slave Leia Costumes - Art or Objectification?
Hosted by: Jeff Roney
Time: 07/18/07 10:00 PM EDT
Description: It all started with a video on youtube (http://brassbra.roneyzone.com), and the controversy ensued. Does a female Star Wars fan become an object to male fans, or can a female SW fan use the costume for empowerment, instead of just the way it looks? Got an opinion? Join us.

Show url: http://talk.roneyzone.com
Phone number: 1-724-444-7444
TalkCast ID: 9490
PIN: The one you set up when you registered at TalkShoe.com. If you haven't already, please do."


Sounds like fun!


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