Episode 186: Working Girls

Special Guests: Lizzie Borden & Amanda Goodwin
Guest Co-Host: Grace Smith

Lizzie Borden's second feature film, Working Girls (1986) looks at the day in the life of a sex worker, her co-workers, her boss, and her clients.

We spoke to director Lizzie Borden and actress Amanda Goodwin (Dawn) about this groundbreaking film.

We're joined in our discussion by "working girl," Grace Smith, to help us understand how some sex work really works.

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Links:
Buy on DVD
Buy Born in Flames on DVD
Watch Amanda Goodwin's Living 'til the End on Amazon
Visit the official Remedy website
Hear more about sex work at The WhoreCast (Formerly "This American Whore")
Read about Alaska's War on Sex Workers
Where is prostitution legal? Find out here

Music:
"Bad Girls" - Donna Summer

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9/30/2014

1 comment:

  1. The Foreign ViewerNov 9, 2014, 4:59:00 PM

    Fascinating choice of title and a well conceived episode. There was also a UK show about a group of prostitutes who decide to band together in an attempt to take control over their business and safety. Never seen it, but heard good things about it.
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Band_of_Gold_(TV_series)

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