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Gender Jawn S3 E5: Sex Sounds with Daniele Schlomit Sofer

In their new book, Sex Sounds: Vectors of Difference in Electronic Music (MIT, 2022), music theorist, media scholar, and performer Daniele Shlomit Sofer asks what makes sound sexual? What does sex sound like? Is it a moan and a cracking whip? Heels clicking on a floor? Are sex sounds arousing? Are sounds enough to get off? Their book covers a wide range of electronic music, from the musique... more