Pornography and Silence: Culture’s Revenge

Pornography and Silence:
Culture’s Revenge
Susan GriffinThe Women’s Press1981

A profound analysis of how pornography impacts on the relationship between men and women. Maintaining that sado-masochism has become endemic to our society, Griffin considers pornography as a crucial expression of modern culture and surveys the plots and images of pornographic books, movies, and magazines.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Sacred Images
Chapter 2: The Death Of The Heart: From Fantasy To Event
Chapter 3: The Sacrificial Lamb
Chapter 4: Silence
Chapter 5: Eros: The Meaning Of Desire
Chapter 6: Notes
Chapter 7: Acknowledgments
Chapter 8: A Biography Of Susan Griffin