Emily Joy on Purity Culture - E89

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Emily Joy is a spoken word poet, yoga teacher and author living and working in Nashville. Her advocacy takes place at the intersection of faith, sexuality and healing, and her work has been featured in Time, Cosmopolitan, Jezebel, Mother Jones, The Huffington Post and more. Emily is the co-creator of the #ChurchToo hashtag, a #MeToo spinoff exposing sexual violence in Christian churches and other faith communities. In this episode, she talks with Matthias about purity culture, #ChurchToo, and her new book project.

Emily can be found at emilyjoypoetry.com. She's on Instagram and Twitter @emilyjoypoetry.

Queerology is on Twitter and Instagram, @queerologypod

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