Dr Ken Silvestro speaks to Bela Johnson on WERU-FM’s Alternative Currents programme about his book Narcissism and Sexuality, recently published with Cambridge Scholars Publishing.
Today, pornography is inescapable. It shapes our self-image, our relationships, our sexualities — even our body hair removal practices. In academia, many media scholars have taken a non-critical approach to porn and third wave feminists have embraced it. If it feels like the pornographers have won, it’s because in many ways they have.