Objects, body parts, clothing and people are all things that can be fetishized.
I don’t ever feel racialized or stereotyped around Adam or his friends (I’ve read quite a few articles with other girls claiming this) – but that could just be because Toronto is such a multicultural place, and our generation is much more accepting than the generation before us.
Most commonly the term refers to a sexual obsession with Asian women experienced by some non-Asian men.
A fetish is something that is desired so heavily that it becomes an abnormal obsession.
We once overheard a comment from a stranger saying “where do I get myself a hot Asian girl?
” but he was obviously from a very different generation.