Understanding Asexuality

This blog post on asexuality offers an interesting view from the inside, defining asexuality as a lack of sexual attraction, stating: “Asexual people do not, generally, experience sexual attraction.” The blogger emphasizes the diversity of the asexual community, describing some of the ways in which asexuals interact with various sexual communities. It’s worth a read, as it gives a glimpse into a lesser-known, misunderstood sexual identity.

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About Jeana


Jeana Jorgensen, PhD recently completed her doctoral degree in folklore and gender studies at Indiana University. She studies fairy tales and other narratives, dance, body art, feminist theory, digital humanities, and gender identity.