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Videos

How Porn Creates the John: Porn, Trafficking and the Social Construction of Masculinity, Gail Dines, 55 min

Against Pornography: The Feminism of Andrea Dworkin, Andrea Dworkin, 47 min

 

Podcasts

From academia to pop culture to body hair, porn culture has permeated almost every aspect of our lives, interview with Heather-Brunskell Evans, Feminist Current, 44 min

 

Articles and books

*Available in the WAAC Library

Not for Sale. Feminists resisting prostitution and pornography, Rebecca Whisnant and Christine Stark (Eds) (2004)

Pornland. How porn has hijacked our sexuality, Gail Dines (2010)

Big Porn, Inc, Melinda Tankard Reist and Abigail Bray (Eds) (2012)

The Sexualized Body and the Medical Authority of Pornography. Performing sexual liberation, Heather Brunskell-Evans (2016)

Pornography. Men possessing women, Andrea Dworkin (1981)

Pornography and Silence. Culture’s revenge against nature, Susan Griffin (1982)

 

Useful links

Culture reframed. Research-driven education to prevent, resist, and heal the harms of violent mainstream pornography and hypersexualized pop culture

eChildhood.org. eChildhood is a registered health promotion charity dedicated to mobilising responses that reduce the harmful effects of pornography on children and young people using a public health approach

Fight the new drug. An organisation that reviews, summarises, and presents peer-reviewed research about pornography in a clear and concise way that’s engaging and easy for people to understand.