Pornography

How webcams revolutionised pornography and sex work
Photography

How webcams revolutionised pornography and sex work

Content life — A new exhibition examines how cam culture changed the way we communicate, and sparked a new wave of online content.

Written by: Miss Rosen

A feminist revolution in porn? There’s still a long way to go
Activism

A feminist revolution in porn? There’s still a long way to go

Looking forward — This year, Europe’s largest erotic festival rebranded itself as a feminist rebuttal to mainstream ‘hetero-basic’ industry norms. But, as porn faces its own #MeToo moment, how much work is left to do?

Written by: Meaghan Beatley

The erotic magazine making porn more inclusive
Print

The erotic magazine making porn more inclusive

NSFW! — Artist Lauren Crow was struggling to make sense of her “young, fat, queer body”. So, she started Lascivious, a DIY porn magazine that flips how plus size women are depicted across visual culture.

Written by: Ione Gamble

Exploring sex through zombies, skinheads & misandrist nuns
Art

Exploring sex through zombies, skinheads & misandrist nuns

Bruce LaBruce — Ahead of his first UK exhibition, iconic queer filmmaker and artist Bruce LaBruce talks taboos, personas, and staying in your discomfort zone.

Written by: Biju Belinky

Everybody watches it, so why can't we have a grown up conversation about porn?
Opinion

Everybody watches it, so why can't we have a grown up conversation about porn?

From Where I Stand — The UK government wants all adult sites to use age verification and Britain is once again hysterical. Everyone watches it, so let's have a nuanced debate, argues Abi Wilkinson.

Written by: Abi Wilkinson

Video: The hilarious 1960s anti-porn film that links smutty mags to child murder
Culture

Video: The hilarious 1960s anti-porn film that links smutty mags to child murder

The ‘Reefer Madness of porn’ — Watch as hairy-palmed youngster Paul Halliday is seduced into a world of bared butts and kiddie murder, in Pages of Death: a 1962 anti-pornography film unearthed by the Oregon Historical Society.

Written by: Adam White

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