Facebook Twitter Pinterest. Ash Young, a lifeguard, is reading naked tonight; it is his first time. Loading comments… Trouble loading? Does literature permit this gaze somehow? The atmosphere was both spirited and academic; themed cocktails were clutched in the hands of the female dominated audience, with a fair bit of jovial heckling in between readings. Is there a relationship between the nudity and reading?
Blakely. Age: 28.
A few audience members have told me how quickly the nudity becomes normalised; I wonder if the readers feel that too.
Millie. Age: 22.
And now for a nude lifeguard reciting Jane Eyre … my night with Naked Boys Reading
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