news

Hiding behind nakedness?

In her paper published in The Australian Journal of Communication, Lelia Green stated that she felt less self-conscious in the nude with other nude people than on a conventional beach (Green, 2001). Having experienced this myself, and spoken to a large number of people involved in the culture now, I’m able to relate to this to some degree. This – in Australia at least, and no doubt in other countries – is possibly due to the Code of Conduct of the Australian Naturist Federation (available here ) which outlines unacceptable behaviour such as staring or touching. And I’ve written before about the way naturists feel freer because no one openly stares at them when they’re naked.

Source: Hiding behind nakedness?

Get more stuff like this
in your inbox

Subscribe to our mailing list and get interesting stuff and updates to your email inbox.

Thank you for subscribing.

Something went wrong.

Advertisements

4 Comments

  1. SimplyNude November 20, 2016
    • EarlD November 21, 2016
  2. Steve November 20, 2016
    • EarlD November 21, 2016

bare your thoughts