No money shot?: commerce, pornography and new sex taste cultures

ATTWOOD, F. (2007). No money shot?: commerce, pornography and new sex taste cultures. Sexualities, 10 (4), 441-456.

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Abstract

This paper examines two Internet websites – Nerve, a magazine devoted to ‘smart smut’ and SuicideGirls, an ‘altporn’ site where softcore sexual display is a major component of a participatory taste culture. Through a consideration of the ways such sites present their commercial and community elements as part of a shared taste and aesthetic, the paper investigates how some new forms of pornography are developing to construct sexual display as a form of recreation, self-presentation and community building.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: © SAGE Publications. Open access publication embargoed until October 2008
Research Institute, Centre or Group: Cultural Communication and Computing Research Institute > Communication and Computing Research Centre
Identification Number: 10.1177/1363460707080982
Depositing User: Ann Betterton
Date Deposited: 06 Dec 2007
Last Modified: 09 Dec 2009 18:22
URI: http://shura.shu.ac.uk/id/eprint/26

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