The Woman's Hour Debate: Can Porn Empower Women?
Jane Garvey hosts a debate at the Women of the World Festival at the Southbank Centre. Can porn empower women? Guests include activist Sam Roddick and porn producer Pandora Blake.
Can porn empower women? Can it liberate, celebrate or enhance or does it enslave, debase or corrupt? Jane Garvey hosts a debate at the Women of the World Festival at the Southbank Centre in London. Guests include artist, activist and erotic emporium founder Sam Roddick; feminist porn performer and producer Pandora Blake; Dr Heather Brunskell-Evans, who researches and writes about pornography at the University of Leicester and is a founder member of Resist Porn Culture; and Clarissa Smith, Professor of Sexual Cultures at Sunderland University and a member of Onscenity .
Presenter: Jane Garvey
Producer: Claire Bartleet.