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  • University of Huddersfield Queensgate Huddersfield HD1 3DH

    United Kingdom

  • 1 Citations
  • 1 h-Index

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Personal profile


Rebecca studied for 1st class BA and MA degrees in English Literature at the University of St Andrews and King’s College respectively. She undertook her funded PhD at King’s in the Digital Humanities Department at King's: the project was concerned with both the development of pornographic film in digital culture and the relationship between the sexual body and contemporary capitalism and is now a monograph in Palgrave Macmillan’s Dynamics of Virtual Work series. Her research and teaching focuses on digital culture, labour politics and gender and sexuality. Rebecca is a Senior Lecturer at The University of Huddersfield. 

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Research Output

Bodies of Work: The Labour of Sex in the Digital Age

Saunders, R., 2020, (Accepted/In press) 1st ed. Palgrave Macmillan. 324 p. (Dynamics of Virtual Work)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

  • Introduction to the special issue: algorithms for her? Feminist claims to technical language

    Bishop, S., Bradbury-Rance, C., Conor, B., Feldman, Z. & Saunders, R., 3 Jul 2020, In : Feminist Media Studies. 20, 5, p. 730-732 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

    Open Access

    Computer-generated pornography and convergence: Animation and algorithms as new digital desire

    Saunders, R., 1 Apr 2019, In : Convergence. 25, 2, p. 241-259 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 1 Citation (Scopus)

    Exhibition Review: F*!? the Digital

    Saunders, R., 18 Dec 2019, In : Porn Studies. 6, 4, p. 464-468 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Dance Article review

    Grey, gonzo and the grotesque: the legacy of porn star Sasha Grey

    Saunders, R., 2 Oct 2018, In : Porn Studies. 5, 4, p. 363-379 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Activities

    • 6 Invited talk
    • 2 Other
    • 1 Organising a conference, workshop, ...
    • 1 Oral presentation

    Algorithms for her?

    Rebecca Saunders (Participant)

    17 Jan 2020

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganising a conference, workshop, ...

    Mind Geek, Pornography and Big Data

    Rebecca Saunders (Speaker)

    17 Jan 2020

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

    Curated art exhibition: F*!? the Digital

    Rebecca Saunders (Other)

    19 Oct 201926 Oct 2019

    Activity: Other activity typesOther

    Curated art exhibition: Digital Sex

    Rebecca Saunders (Other)

    5 Sep 20199 Sep 2019

    Activity: Other activity typesOther

    Queering Neoliberalism and Alternative Porn Culture

    Rebecca Saunders (Speaker)

    7 Jul 2018

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

    Press / Media

    Can porn by feminist? In conversation with Dr. Rebecca Saunders

    Rebecca Saunders


    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Expert Comment