TEDxTucson May 2014 Salon will be examining sex and sexuality through a variety of topics: how soil fertility and human fertility are linked; body image and the media; the modern slave trade and the sex trade; and the history of burlesque. We will have also have three speakers, a short burlesque dance, and TED videos. This show does contain mature content and is considered for audiences 17+.
Our speakers will be:
1) Tom Wilson: Who will explore the connection between soil fertility and human fertility.
2) Andy Hall: Who is Co-founder and Board Member at Southern Arizona Against Slavery will discuss the modern slavery and the sex trade.
3) Jes Baker: An internationally-known blogger who writes "The Militant Baker" will discuss body image.
4) Kate Johnston of Surly Wench Pub and the Black Cherry Burlesque troupe will explore the history of burlesque as well as perform for us.