The Pornography of Representation

The Pornography of Representation

by Susanne Kappeler


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780745601229
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 01/16/1991
Series: Feminist Perspectives Series
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 5.52(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.78(d)

About the Author

Susanne Kappeler Lecturer in English at the University of East Anglia and works as a freelance writer and teacher in both England and Germany. She authored Reading and Writing in Henry James and was also co-editor of Teaching the Text.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements vii

Preamble 1

Problem 1 Fact and Fiction 5

Problem 2 Human Rights 11

Problem 3 Obscenity and Censorship 18

Problem 4 Porn vs Erotica 35

Problem 5 Subjects, Objects and Equal Opportunities 49

Problem 6 Why Look at Women? 63

Problem 7 Art and Pornography 82

Problem 8 The Literary and the Production of Value 101

Problem 9 The Book Business 123

Problem 10 Playing in the Literary Sanctuary 133

Problem 11 Collaboration 148

Problem 12 Communication 167

Problem 13 Sex/Sexuality 196

Postscript 212

Practical Perspectives 220

Notes 223

Index 239

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