Leonore Tiefer

Recent public lecture: The new "female sexual dysfunction": A story of medicalization, disease-mongering, and resistance

Entire 90 minute lecture from March, 2016 can be viewed online: https:/​/​iu.mediaspace.kaltura.com/​media/​Tiefer+Talk+IU/​1_wiqs4bjz
This lecture reviews the highlights of Dr. Tiefer's critique of the medical model as well as the history and purpose of the New View Campaign (1999-2016)

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TV and print media interviews and quotes on sexuality and pharmaceutical topics
Featured on "PBS' "Need to Know," photo and interview in Slovenian Newspaper Delo, Interview on "Q" CBC radio, photo and story June 17, 2010 in New York Times, appearances on ABC "Nightline," CBS "Sunday Morning," ABC/CBS/NBC Nightly News programs, ABC "Good Morning America," NBC "Today;" many more
Many quotes in Boston Globe, LA Times, NY Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, The Independent (UK), Seattle Times, Psychology Today magazine, Science, Miami Herald, San Diego Union Tribune, Chicago Tribune, The Nation, Toronto Globe & Mail, newspapers in Germany, Slovenia, New Zealand, UK, Canada, Australia, blogs galore, etc. etc.
Recent lectures
2016 public lecture on the role of the pharmaceutical industry in creating and promoting "female sexual dysfunction" in order to sell drug products. Another Dr. Tiefer lecture on medicalization and sexuality from 2007 available on YouTube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_yUeVaU408s
Article
Provocative critique of how pharmaceutical companies create sexual disorders and the role of consumer activism and resistance.
Collected essays
Popular and professional writings on contemporary sexual life. "An important book"
--The Nation
Essays
Diverse commentaries on the New View Campaign Manifesto, plus essays on new sex research on women