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The Rumpus Mini-Interview Project #169: Saskia Vogel

In our culturally dominant BDSM narrative, the Fifty Shades trilogy, the kink is portrayed as an expression of childhood trauma—the tyrannical Mr. Gray is, in his personal phrases, “fifty shades of fucked up”—and the story ends fortunately with him embracing the enjoyment of monogamous vanilla intercourse. In fact, BDSM could be a wholesome, satisfying, and […]