Anal Sex: A Popularized Taboo

What is anal sex to you?  Is anal sex an immoral perversion of vaginal penetration or an awesome sexual fashion statement?  In “Anal Sex: Phallic and Other Meanings”, Simon Hardy analyses the current cultural representations of anal sex and people’s opinion of it.  For the most part, Hardy keeps his opinion on anal sex neutral, and instead analyses the diverse categorizations of anal sex that people create.  For this post I will analyze the implications of anal sex as seen in Hardy’s piece and offer my own opinion on the morality and practicality of this sexual practice.   Continue reading