Inside Beyoncé: Conversations About Sexually Charged Feminism
Writer Samhita Mukhopadhyay felt empowered to embrace her sexiness after listening to Beyoncé. “The album made us feel really sexy, and that's powerful. That means something," Mukhopadhyay told NPR. "Whereas the rest of popular culture may not have that impact on us as young women of color."
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