striptease


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striptease

An exotic dance in which a person provocatively removes his or her clothing until partially or completely naked.
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She lands on the sex-radical side of the feminist sex wars, arguing "that although sex, like every other activity, occurs within gendered, classed, raced, and otherwise circumscribed social contexts, it is not merely a production of those contexts, and can subvert dominant and subjective constructions." She finds room for self-definition in the "sometimes uncomfortable and discomforting hybrid of theatrical performance, popular dance, and sex work" that is striptease.
The four had brought 10 girls from Maharashtra to perform the striptease at the resort for the businessmen.
Korean rapper Psy treated 80,000 fans to a special striptease during a gig while playing his record-breaking hit Gangnam Style.
Originally it was erotic striptease with tongue in cheek parody or satire with a narrative running through it.
This is striptease in post-feminist/postmodern terms, where taking off one's clothes in public performances can be freeing, empowering, supportive of positive body images, and offer an accepting view of female sexuality.
One foreigner, a woman from Ukraine whose visa had expired, was among those arrested at the striptease bars and nightclubs.
Shteir comes to her project as a scholar of theater and the author of Striptease: The Untold Story of the Girlie Show (2004), as well as an afterword to The G-String Murders.
TASSLE twirling and sultry striptease is set to take over the North East with the launch of Club Boudoir's Battle of Burlesque.
"We are also concerned about the growing demand for immoral and degrading striptease shows and the mushrooming of lap-dancing dens and sex shops."
Mix the sounds of the Ramones, Bikini Kill and the Breeders, then add the thought process of the advocacy group Guerrilla Girls, and you have Striptease Battleshiip.
TWO firemen have been sacked and a third disciplined after a woman was filmed performing a striptease at their station.
The screen siren, still wowing them at 72, has vowed to perform a striptease if the Azzurri are promoted to the top flight this season.