Get Back Your Own Feet from Tamarahco Hen Productions on Vimeo.

What does foot width have to do with anything? Watch and find out.

Key words and phrases: beauty practices, high heels, foot size, normalized pain, Yoko Tajima.

About Cindy Jackson
youtube.com/watch?v=C2F8CRMDcUw (first 2 min.)

Padded panties (for men)
news.com.au/business/inadequate-much-aussie-men-rush-for-enhanced-pants/story-e6frfm1i-1225955728920?from=igoogle+gadget+compact+news_rss

To Be a Real Man from Tamarahco Hen Productions on Vimeo.

"How," begins the presenter, "do toys make a boy a man?" And what are the consequences of the process? Watch and find out.

Key words-Phrases: "Packaging Girlhood: Rescuing Our Daughters from Marketers' Schemes" by Sharon Lamb and Lyn Mikel Brown, "Tough Guise: Violence, Media & the Crisis in Masculinity" by Jackson Katz, Star Wars figurines, Barbie (doll), Rika-chan (doll), child play, gender role ideology.

What would a real life Barbie look like? news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/magazine/7920962.stm

Mom Frets Over Her Son's Attachment to Baby Doll
npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=16783069 (2:46)

Saving Our Daughters From An Army Of Princesses : NPR
npr.org/2011/02/05/133471639/saving-our-daughters-from-an-army-of-princesses&sc=nl&cc=es-20110214

Little girl on marketing: youtube.com/watch?v=-CU040Hqbas (1 min.)

Lego and gender: youtube.com/watch?v=CrmRxGLn0Bk&sns=fb

(text) Selling Pink:
packaginggirlhood.com/excerpts.html#pink
(f/ Packaging Girlhood: Rescuing Our Daughters from Marketers' Schemes,
amazon.com/Packaging-Girlhood-Rescuing-Daughters-Marketers/dp/0312370059/ref%3dsr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1325236382&sr=8-1)

Should the World of Toys Be Gender-Free? (NYT 2011)
nytimes.com/2011/12/30/opinion/does-stripping-gender-from-toys-really-make-sense.html?_r=1&emc=eta1

Marketing to Men (Ms Mag re. color):
msmagazine.com/blog/blog/2012/01/04/marketing-by-masculinizing-the-feminine/

Color from Tamarahco Hen Productions on Vimeo.

Claiming pink for himself, the presenter argues that gender associations with color are arbitrary and limiting.

Key words-phrases: color associations, gender, ransel, pink, gay


SUPPLEMENTARY:

Marketing to Men (Ms Mag, re. color clip):
msmagazine.com/blog/blog/2012/01/04/marketing-by-masculinizing-the-feminine/

Little Girl on Marketing:
youtube.com/watch?v=-CU040Hqbas (1 min.)

Lego and gender: youtube.com/watch?v=CrmRxGLn0Bk&sns=fb

(text) Selling Pink:
packaginggirlhood.com/excerpts.html#pink
(f/ Packaging Girlhood: Rescuing Our Daughters from Marketers' Schemes,
amazon.com/Packaging-Girlhood-Rescuing-Daughters-Marketers/dp/0312370059/ref%3dsr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1325236382&sr=8-1)

No 'her' or 'him'; preschool fights gender bias
news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20110626/ap_on_re_eu/eu_fea_sweden_gender_neutral_tots (text)

J.Crew Ad Stirs Up Controversy with Pink Nail Polish
(6 min. video clip)
moms.today.com/_news/2011/04/12/6458726-jcrew-ad-stirs-up-controversy-with-pink-nail-polish

My Princess Boy
youtube.com/watch?v=tGdx8yPybGI
(10 min. TV clip)

My Princess Boy
npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=132652507
(18 min radio clip)

Are We Humans? from Tamarahco Hen Productions on Vimeo.

The presenter looks at the legal definition of 'rape' in Japan. What she finds has dire implications for anyone who likes to imagine s/he is fully human.

Key word-Phrases: 'goukanzai' (crime of rape), male-on-male sexual violence, 'kantsuuzai' (crime of [female] adultery), 'ie' [patriarchal family] system, Kiyoko Kinjyou, Shigemitsu Dandou, discrimination, prejudice.

What Can You See? from Tamarahco Hen Productions on Vimeo.

The presenter challenges us to uncover our eyes and brave a denaturalized look at the world.

Key words/phrases: 'ryote ni hana' (flowers in both hands), 'ko itten' (touch of scarlet), WomanSword, "natural", gender attributes.