February 8, 2015 @ 8:00 pm
Dr. Gail Dines, Professor of Sociology and Chair of American Studies at Wheelock College in Boston, is the author of multiple books and articles, and has been described as the world's leading expert on the effects of pornography. She's the author of the highly acclaimed Pornland: How Porn Has Hijacked Our Sexuality (Beacon Press). Translated into four languages, Pornland is the basis of a documentary released this fall by Media Education Foundation. Dr Dines is founding president of Stop Porn Culture, a non-profit organization composed of academics, professionals and activists from a wide range of perspectives, that is dedicated to raising public awareness about the impact of pornography on children, youth and adults.