“I Get Paid to Have Orgasms”: Adult Webcam Models’ Negotiation of Pleasure and Danger

  title={“I Get Paid to Have Orgasms”: Adult Webcam Models’ Negotiation of Pleasure and Danger},
  author={Angela Jones},
  journal={Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society},
  pages={227 - 256}
  • Angela Jones
  • Published 1 September 2016
  • Sociology
  • Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society
This article makes several important contributions to the burgeoning literature on sex work in a digital era. The scholarly literature that has documented the use of the Internet by sex workers has focused almost entirely on prostitution and has yet to make adult webcam modeling a focal point of analysis. This article critically examines the ways in which entry into adult webcam modeling is facilitated by an expectation that sex work in cyberspace maximizes pleasure, primarily because it… 
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