What do we mean by prevailing and countervailing narratives of pornography?

In last week's post, I made reference to both prevailing and countervailing narratives of pornography. But what, exactly, is meant by that? What are these narratives and why are they important? And how are they incorporated into Accounting for it All? Let's take these questions one-by-one, beginning with definitions: prevailing narratives: the attitudes and arguments a culture… Continue reading What do we mean by prevailing and countervailing narratives of pornography?

What is feminist pornography?

No, "feminist pornography" isn't an oxymoron---at least it doesn't have to be. But to answer the question of what exactly it is in a single blog post is perhaps a fool's errand; it's the centerpiece of an entire collection of essays, after all, which are bound together nicely in the righteously unapologetic The Feminist Porn Book.… Continue reading What is feminist pornography?

The Evaporation of Anti-porn Politics: a Response to POLITICO

For most of the summer, many of the posts on this blog centered on challenging society's prevailing narratives about sex, sex work, and the adult industry. With the imminent release of Accounting for It All, however, our focus has since shifted to the novel's debut. You can imagine how my interest was piqued, then, when I… Continue reading The Evaporation of Anti-porn Politics: a Response to POLITICO

Accounting for It All is now on Goodreads!

It's true! Accounting for It All is now on Goodreads. Whether you're a reader or reviewer, that means you can now add the book to your to-be-read pile! Once you've added it, let me know on social media by tagging me on Twitter (@iamrrcampbell) or by using the hashtag #AccountingForItAll!

Another Preview Coming Soon!

In light of the overwhelming positive reaction to the release of Accounting for it All's first chapter, I'll be posting another snippet from the book next week on Thursday, November 1st! What will make this excerpt different from the first? Well, aside from being a unique selection, it will also be presented in audio format for your… Continue reading Another Preview Coming Soon!