Sex, Media and Censorship

How is sex and sexuality represented in the media? Sexploitation describes forms of marketing and product promotion that gains media coverage by focusing on objectifying the sexual attributes of the body. But how do we distinguish between exploitative and agentic depictions of sexuality? Does the symbolic representation of sex in popular culture approximate our experiences or values? In this online lesson we unpack some of debates around sex, media and censorship.

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