[ISEA2016] Panel Statement: Panel Intro — Ethnography of Gay Eroticism & Activism

Panel Statement

This panel focuses on a socio-anthropological analysis of online gay sex culture while contemplating political perspectives on contemporary pornography versus a subversive queer body. Francesco Palmieri’s talk explores Bears as gay male subculture and on-line gender performance through contextualizing definitions of new masculinities.


Video: Panel 3: Ethnography of Gay Eroticism


  • Francesco Macarone Palmieri, DE
  • Travis Kong, HK