a publication of the sexuality and aging consortium at widener university

Making Sexuality a Part of Urban Aging

By Robin Goldberg-Glen, PhD, MSW I recently attended the Urban Aging Conference in Philadelphia, P, which was focused on enhancing the quality of life for seniors. Accompanied by Jes Metzner, the Consortium’s administrative assistant, I was impressed by the diversity of services supporting this mission. They ranged from incontinence products to health-related care as well as housing and environment support... Read more...

Consortium Member Joan Price Earns Prestigious Book Award

Congratulations to Consortium member Joan Price, whose book, Naked at Our Age: Talking Out Loud about Senior Sex, just earned the Outstanding Self-help Book Award from the American Society of Journalists and Authors (ASJA), the nation’s professional organization of independent nonfiction writers. To read Joan’s blogpost on the award, click here. From Joan’s website:  Naked at Our Age: Talking Out... Read more...

Movie Review: Cloud 9

By Anita Hoffer, PhD Cloud 9 Directed by Andreas Dresen.  Produced by Peter Rommel; photography by Michael Hammon. Starring Ursula Werner (as Inge), Horst Rehberg (as Werner), Horst Westphal (as Karl) and Steffi Kuehnert (as Petra). In German with English subtitles. Not rated. Music Box Films, 942 W. Lake Street, Chicago, IL 60607 (312) 492-9364   www.musicboxfilms.com Running time: 1 hour 38 minutes. Reviewed by... Read more...

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