Come As You Are
To listen to an audio podcast, mouse over the title and click Play. Open iTunes to download and subscribe to podcasts.
1-on-1 conversations about better sex, powered by science.
||Clean7: Pleasure is the Measure||Recorded live at TopatoCon 2015, Emily and an all-star panel of guests discuss a wide variety of topics: finding pleasure rather than accepting what you're stuck with, body image, vulva puppetry, feeling trapped by lack of education, and the miraculous||10/9/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean6: These Metaphors and Me||Her podcasting schedule completely wrecked by Book Tour (which is going great, by the way!), Emily "phones in" a micro-episode where she answers listener mail. How do we deal with the way our partner relationships change over time? "Very carefully" is||4/27/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean5: Gonna Fly Now||"Penny Hall" in New Zealand has spent her life at war with a phantom self that has informed who she thinks she's supposed to be sexually. She talks about her lifelong discovery process of determining whether she is, in fact, Super-Sexy Lady, or if her a||3/31/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean4: So You Want to Have an Orgasm||"Cindy Lou" has never had an orgasm. She discusses her experiences and Emily assigns her homework.||3/20/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean3: Moral Foundation||Amelia Nagoski is a choral conductor and Emily's twin sister. They start with lube and go from there, eventually talking about Stephen Fry and how prejudices appear in strange places when it regards what we define as "abnormal".||3/14/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean2: Responsive Desire||Danielle Corsetto asks questions about what makes sex hurt (and whether that's "normal"). They also discuss the male-centric definitions of orgasm and more, as well as how Big Pharma is trying to medicalize women's sexual dysfunction with "Female Viagra||3/3/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean1: People Are Saying It's Dangerous!||Emily discusses 50 Shades of Grey, Secretary, and the portrayal of BDSM in the mainstream with Oh Joy Sex Toy creator Erika Moen. Emily's book Come As You Are: The Surprising New Science that Will Transform Your Sex Life is out in the USA on 3 March 20||2/25/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean0: What Makes Good Sex Happen||Originally posted as an episode of Thank You For Calling!, Come As You Are host Emily Nagoski talks about her work as a sex educator and the misconceptions she's faced with when people stop her in the grocery store to ask about their sex lives.||2/24/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
Excellent New Show
Serious discussion about sexuality with comedy as well.
recovering from near-life-long sexual repression
At its core, I feel this podcast is about making talk about sex a _normal thing to do_. Goodness knows my life would have been a _lot_ more comfortable if I had been taught that. "Kudos", and I'll continue listening!
stop what you're doing and listen to this podcast
informative, funny, and science-based.