May 27, 2013

Gendered Technology: Sex Toys and the Perpetuation of Feminine/Masculine Ideals

by Katelyn

On, a search of the word “pink” yields 48 pages of content while a similar search of the word “blue” only produces 26. Traditional gendered ideals are upheld not in the functionality of sex objects, women’s toys are insertable while men’s come in the shape of disembodied torsos and vaginas, but even in their color and design.