"Reclaiming Touch" | A Response

Yes Means Yes

Body sovereignty

Body sovereignty covers reproductive rights, required consent, ableism and so many more subtle areas of concern for empowerment.  As a way to test the concept, Troost set out on a mission to only touch people when given permission and to expect the same, and this became very problematic for people when it came to a simple social gesture, the hug.

Expressed Verbal Consent (EVC)

Troost asks the question,