a publication of the sexuality and aging consortium at widener university

Consortium Members Present at Edgy CatalystCon

Consortium members Terri Clark and Joan Price presented workshops at the CatalystCon East Conference, held in Washington, DC, March 15-17, 2013.  CatalystCon was created to inspire exceptional conversations about the field of sexuality with activists, advocates, and educators, and both Clark and Price carried the Consortium’s mission to new audiences. Clark’s  workshop entitled, “The Silver Rainbow: Working... Read more...

Spring 2013 Sexuality and Aging Consortium Newsletter

Follow the link below to the Spring 2013 Newsletter.  This newsletter includes information for the upcoming 2013 Sexuality and Aging Conference, Consortium growth, and other great news involving the Consortium and Sexuality and Aging. Take a look. Read more...

Co-President Melanie Davis featured in video “Older in New York: Sex and the Older Woman”

Consortium co-president Melanie Davis was featured in a video discussed Sex and the Older Woman.  This video was directed by NYU documentarian Jenise M. Morgan. Melanie has been educating through workshops, lectures, blogs, and other sources on sexuality and aging as well as issues concerning cancer and menopause and the effect on sexuality and self-esteem. Find out more about Melanie’s work here. Follow this... Read more...

A Gay Man at Midlife Ponders Being Lonely and ‘Invisible’

Every other Tuesday, Steven Petrow, the author of “Steven Petrow’s Complete Gay & Lesbian Manners,” (Workman, 2011), addresses questions about gay and straight etiquette for a boomer-age audience. In this edition, Steven address a question from  59 year old Stephen, who is commenting on a recent article surrounding “gays at midlife suddenly finding themselves invisible.” Stephen expresses his... Read more...

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