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The people's porn : a history of pornography in America

Author: Lisa Z Sigel
Publisher: London : Reaktion Books, 2020.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The first history of American handmade and homemade pornography, The People's Porn offers the backstory to the explosion of amateur pornography on the web. In doing so, it provides a much-needed counterweight to ahistorical and ideological arguments that dominate most discussions of pornography. Critics tend to focus on mass-produced materials and make claims about pornography as plasticized or commodified. In  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lisa Z Sigel
ISBN: 9781789142266 1789142261
OCLC Number: 1247652879
Description: 278 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Lisa Z. Sigel.

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The first history of American handmade and homemade pornography.  Read more...

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"Sigel's great subject is the way consumerism eradicates the creative libido. Her book, for all its alarming examples, is convincing in its argument that homemade porn is a valuable anthropological Read more...

 
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