April 14, 2010

Robert Jensen goes off…

Filed under: Sexuality — Tags: , , , , — Melanie @ 8:49 pm

…on the power and influence of the mass media, pornography and pop culture, misogyny, racism, and the cultivation of normative images of heterosexual sexuality.

I’ve read his book, Getting Off, I’m using it as part of my curriculum this semester in WS 30: Women and Pop Culture but hearing him critically examine these issues articulately and intelligently in this 2007 interview took the issue to a whole new level. Thanks to Anita Sarkeesian of Feminist Frequency for sending the link my way.

You MUST listen here.

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  1. This was profound. Truly excellent. Thank you.

    Comment by Kay — April 15, 2010 @ 7:28 pm

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