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Tim Dean is the James M. Benson Professor in English at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, and an interdisciplinary scholar of sexuality and psychoanalysis.


His books include Beyond Sexuality (2000), Homosexuality and Psychoanalysis (2001), Unlimited Intimacy: Reflections on the Subculture of Barebacking (2009), and Porn Archives (2014).

His new book, coauthored with Oliver Davis, is Hatred of Sex.

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