Credits and References

The Art & Science of Female Arousal was written, produced & directed by Laura-Doe

Assistant director: Anando Bharti

Video camera: Reinhard Freise

Editing and video post-production: Reinhard Freise & Laura-Doe

Audio post-production: Anando Bharti

Audio mastering: Kamal Engels

Graphics: Laura-Doe

Motion graphics: Reinhard Freise & Laura-Doe

Background music composed, recorded & produced by
The Chaps  (Andrew Cox & Anando Bharti) except ‘Kundalini’ composed by Fayez Fazil

Finger On The Trigger’ – Anando Bharti, Laura-Doe,
Do the Kegel’ – Laura-Doe, Anando Bharti
Sweet Music’ – Andrew Cox, Laura-Doe

Vaudeville of the Vulva‘ script written by Laura-Doe, Anando Bharti & Robert Grayson

Special thanks to Mukee Okan and Saida Desilets, Kirsteen Farley and Helen, Hayley, Kaya and Kaori at the yOnilates classes


The following images are licensed under CC BY 2.0
Talking” by Pedro Ribeiro Simões
Louvre Lovers” by Francisco Osorio

Remaining ‘ancient cultures’ images courtesy of

The following images are courtesy of ‘stockimages’ at
Senior Doctor With Stethoscope” “Menstrual Pain” “Lady Doctor standing With clipboard” & “Aged Medical Professional

‘The Great Wall of Vagina’ by Jamie McCartney

Annie Sprinkle’s orgasm charts reproduced with permission from Annie Sprinkle’s Amazing World of Orgasm Study Guide


Bulletin (1994, June 27). The Guardian, G2, p. 10 – cited in The Journal of Sex Research, Volume 38, Issue 2, 2001

Contraception. 2006 May;73(5):493-500. Epub 2006 Feb 17.
Attitudes, perceptions and knowledge about the vagina: the International Vagina Dialogue Survey. Nappi RE, Liekens G, Brandenburg U.

Amara Charles, The Sexual Practices of Quodoushka: Teachings from the Nagual Tradition, 2011

The Vagina Dialogues survey conducted online within the United States by Harris Interactive from July 29 to August 8, 2003, for the Association of Reproductive Health Professionals (ARHP)

Berman & Windecker – The Relationship Between Women’s Self-Image And Female Sexual Function 2008

Douglas Fields, Sex and the Secret Nerve, Scientific American Mind, February/March 2007

Lloyd, Crouch, Minto, Liao & Creighton, Female genital appearance: ‘normality’ unfolds, BJOG: an International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, May 2005, Vol. 112, pp. 643–646

Chinese and indian genital types,

Vagina: A New Biography by Naomi Wolfe, 2013

The Vagina Monologues by Eve Ensler, 2001

Annie Sprinkle’s Amazing World of Orgasm Study Guide

Anatomical Relationship between Urethra and Clitoris, Dr Helen O’Connell, American Urological Association Journal of Urology, 1998, Vol.159, 1892/1897, June 1998

Urethral Expulsions During Sensual Arousal and Bladder Catheterization in Seven Human Females, Gary Schubach, Ed.D., Electronic Journal of Human Sexuality, Volume 4, August 25, 2001

Reproductive System: CIBA Collection of Medical Illustrations, Vol. 2, 1954, by Frank H. Netter

The Role of the Terminal Nerve and GnRH in Olfactory System Neuromodulation
Takafumi Kawai1, Yoshitaka Oka1 and Heather Eisthen