Learning Curves: How Our Bodies, Ourselves Used Dirty Line Drawings to Turn Us into Feminists

Nerve.com May 12, 2005

The fierce feminist analysis, nowhere to be found in the average reference book, remains.

It’s a good thing, because our sex lives may be even read embattled now. With TV gays making network execs rich while real-life queers can’t even get a tax break, My‘s loving — and lusty — depiction of lesbian sex, coupled with its explorations of institutionalized homophobia, remains nothing less than radical. And as abstinence-only advocates tout the value of technical virginity — and their young charges comply by substituting unprotected oral or anal sex for vaginal intercourse — My continues to provide comprehensive sex education without a hint of compromise.

Read the full story: Learning Curves: How Our Bodies, Ourselves Used Dirty Line Drawings to Turn Us into Feminists by Kara Jesella