A Lecture by
Dr. Gail Dines
Watch this WMST Online lecture by Dr. Gail Dines from April 10, 2022 on the harms of the porn industry and what we can do to fight back.
Gail Dines: Anti-Porn Activist, Scholar and Speaker
Dr. Gail Dines is Founder & President of Culture Reframed. Having researched and written about the porn industry for more than 30 years, Dr. Dines is internationally acclaimed as the leading expert on how pornography shapes our identities, culture, and sexuality. She is a consultant to governmental agencies in the U.S. and abroad, including the UK, Norway, Iceland, and Canada. In 2008, she co-founded the nonprofit Stop Porn Culture. As board chair, she elevated Stop Porn Culture’s international profile and helped it to develop into today's Culture Reframed.
Dr. Dines is co-editor of the best-selling textbook Gender, Race and Class in Media. Her book Pornland: How Porn Has Hijacked Our Sexuality has been translated into five languages and adapted into a documentary film. Dr. Dines is a regular guest on television and radio. She is also featured in documentaries, such as The Strength to Resist: Media's Impact on Women & Girls, Mickey Mouse Monopoly, and The Price of Pleasure: Pornography, Sexuality & Relationships.