Index
Abrams, Abiola, 275–76
abuse, 194n54, 248–51, 254–55. See also pay
inequality; treatment of actresses, personal
academic pornographers, vii–ix
académies, 35–36
activists and activism: Damali, 269; illicit
erotic, 264; labor, 138, 139, 261–62
actors: black, 156–62, 206–7
actors: white, 92, 94, 95, 96, 97, 205
actresses, black: background of, 189; as film-
makers, 263–65; in the marketplace of sex,
229–33; personal treatment of, 248–56. See
also motivations of actresses
actresses, white: interracial sex with, 162–63;
in the marketplace of sex, 230, 231; pay
rates of, 195; preferences for, 241–42; racial
anxieties of, 250–51
Adam Film World, 136
Adult Video Association, 115n38
Adult Video News (avn): Adult Entertain-
ment Expo, 104–5, 231; awards, 142; on
black-cast videos, 112; covers, 138, 219;
Fishburne in, 180; Hall of Fame, 1, 140,
169; on video glut, 108
advertising and advertisements: at Adult
Entertainment Expo, 231; to blacks, 84;
box covers, 138, 219, 247, 248–49; Dark
Brothers, 122; ghetto porn, 152; India’s,
214; penises in, 75; racialized, 74. See also
websites
aesthetics and aesthetism, 46, 66, 97
Africanus Sexualis (Black Is Beautiful), 76–78
afrocentric views of sexuality, 76–77
AfroDite Superstar, 275
agentive black subjectivity: 1930s–1940, 45;
agency in relation to, 16–17; of Angel, 135–
36, 137–39; in Black Chicks, 128–29, 131–32;
in Blaxploitation, 81; of blues women,
29–30; within capitalism, 280–81; Davis
on, 29–30; of Del Rio, 209; fetishism in re-
lation to, 27; of Grier, 82; in hip hop porn,
145–46; of hip hop porn, 154; as insur-
gency, 28–29; in kkk Night Riders, 62–65;
in Lialeh, 87–88; in photographic porn,
40–41; pleasure and, 200–201; in porno,
67; in prostitution, 49; in rape fantasies,
59, 62–63; of rappers, 159; of sex workers,
25; significance of, 6; slut identity as, 209–
10; in soul porn, 67, 68, 69; in stag films,
61–62; through facial stunting, 25; through
subversion, 132–34; of West, 102. See also
black feminist pornographies; labor, con-
trol of; motivations of actresses
aging out, research on, 217n101
Alexander, Karen, 235
Alice in Blackland, 137
Alice in Whiteland, 137
Alloula, Malek, 36n48
amateur porn, 150
America Distribution Company, 82
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