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The porn illusion: the infantilized woman in popular print media


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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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.

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Item Type:Refereed Article
Keywords:infantilization of women, popular print, popular postfeminism, pornified images, neo-sexism, Foucauldian feminism
Research Division:Human Society
Research Group:Gender studies
Research Field:Gender relations
Objective Division:Culture and Society
Objective Group:Arts
Objective Field:The creative arts
UTAS Author:Turton-Turner, P (Dr Pamela Turton-Turner)
ID Code:86115
Year Published:2013
Deposited By:School of Creative Arts and Media
Deposited On:2013-08-24
Last Modified:2018-02-17
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