Technosex: Precarious Corporealities, Mediated Sexualities, and the Ethics of Embodied Technics

Technosex Precarious Corporealities Mediated Sexualities and the Ethics of Embodied Technics In this book Meenakshi Gigi Durham outlines and advances a progressive feminist framework for digital ethics in the technosexual landscape exploring the complex and evolving interrelationships betwe

  • Title: Technosex: Precarious Corporealities, Mediated Sexualities, and the Ethics of Embodied Technics
  • Author: Meenakshi Gigi Durham
  • ISBN: 9783319281414
  • Page: 164
  • Format: Hardcover
  • In this book, Meenakshi Gigi Durham outlines and advances a progressive feminist framework for digital ethics in the technosexual landscape, exploring the complex and evolving interrelationships between sex and tech.Today we live in a sexscape, a globalized assemblage of media, transnational capital, sexual practices, and identities Sexuality suffuses the contemporary medIn this book, Meenakshi Gigi Durham outlines and advances a progressive feminist framework for digital ethics in the technosexual landscape, exploring the complex and evolving interrelationships between sex and tech.Today we live in a sexscape, a globalized assemblage of media, transnational capital, sexual practices, and identities Sexuality suffuses the contemporary media saturated environment we engage with sex via cellphone apps and airport TVs, billboards and Jumbotron screens Our techniques of sexual representation and body transformation from sexting to plastic surgeries occur in relation to our deep and complex engagements with mediated images of desire These technosexual interactions hold the promise of sexual liberation and boldly imaginative pleasures But in the machinic suturing of technologies with bodies, the politics of race, class, gender, and nation continue to matter Paying acute attention to media s relationship to the politics of location, social hierarchies, and regulatory schemas, the author mounts a lucid and passionate argument for an ethics of technosex invested in the analysis of power.

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    1. I have extensively referred this book for my upcoming book tentatively titled on Selfie Sex: Politics of Sexuality in the Digital Age. A book on the interplay between technology and sex, it will tell you how sex embedded with technology itself is another form of technology. author quotes extensively of technological platforms such as social media, chat platforms and cell phone on which how sexual persuasions are being occurred in the new world of electronic republic. this book was useful for me [...]

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