Thus a process of upscaling entertainment centers emerged at the turn of the century in America to make certain venues more fit for upper class spenders. Where historical arguments against sexualized entertainment often focused on the moral depravity of the female performers, later campaigns against these venues also began to focus on the supposedly dangerous and aggressive out-of-control sexuality of working class males. I'd be twerking my way to reform, empowering one stripper at a time — encouraging women to go back to school or run for office. I seen this girl in several videos and I would love to go watch for myself. This means that a good portion of your time as a dancer at my club is spent conversing and rubbing yourself up on men whom you have to pretend to be attracted to and maybe some that you actually are attracted to. Of course, I certainly encounter aggressive men who think they have a right to my body and personal space because I work in a strip club.
The origins of erotic forms of dance are diverse and multi-faceted, but striptease as a broadly recognized form of modern entertainment emerged in the late 19th century.
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Any information that can be provided would be greatly appreciated! They also challenged proper class relations by talking back to their audience through witty political commentary, humorous transgender expressions, and satirical parodies of famous plays, alongside dancing and singing in scant clothing. Often it was worse than the work itself, where I could, by and large, control my exploitation and maintain my boundaries and self-worth. In the United States, this process of stratification of upper-tier and lower-tier venues was also heavily racialized. Gallery 1 Gallery 2 Gallery 3. Wherever there have been erotic entertainers throughout history, there has also been resistance and protests against them.