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The porn illusion: the infantilized woman in popular print media

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Turton-Turner, P, The porn illusion: the infantilized woman in popular print media, The International Journal of the Image, 3, (3) pp. 17-26. ISSN 2154-8560 (2013) [Refereed Article]


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Abstract

This paper is about the chic visual motif of infantilization of women in mainstream print media. Evocative of pseudo-child pornography, infantilization refers to a popular aesthetic category that normalizes portrayals of women as glamorized infants.

Item Details

Item Type:Refereed Article
Keywords:infantilization of women, popular print, popular postfeminism, pornified images, neo-sexism, Foucauldian feminism
Research Division:Language, Communication and Culture
Research Group:Cultural Studies
Research Field:Culture, Gender, Sexuality
Objective Division:Cultural Understanding
Objective Group:Arts and Leisure
Objective Field:The Creative Arts (incl. Graphics and Craft)
Author:Turton-Turner, P (Dr Pamela Turton-Turner)
ID Code:86115
Year Published:2013
Deposited By:Creative Arts
Deposited On:2013-08-24
Last Modified:2017-10-25
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