Media Archives


Feministing: The Feministing Five with Tristan Taormino
Cosmopolitan: So, What Is Feminist Porn? Find Out From a Woman Who Makes It
Salon: The Feminist Pornographer
NPR’s To The Best of Our Knowledge: After The Romance
HuffPo Live: Feminist Porn 101
She Vibe: Tristan Taormino Interview
AVN: Game Changers: 30 Women Power Players in the Adult Industry
Xtra: Tristan Taormino: A Porn Pioneer
PMc Magazine:
Who Am I? Tristan Taormino
The Alchemist Weekly:
The Third Degree: Tristan Taormino
Film Snobbery: Interview with Tristan Taormino Part 1 & Part 2
Alibi (Albuquerque): The Feminist Pornographer (Weekly Alibi pdf)
Sex in the Public Square:
A Conversation with Tristan Taormino
The SexIs Interview:
Tristan Taormino
Jezebel: “Porn is As Cerebral As It is Visceral”
Book Brahmin: Shelf Awareness
Thought Catalog: Interview with a Feminist Pornographer
City Beat
: Sex Advice for a New Generation (City Beat print, pdf)
Have Sex Like A Queer!
The Advocate:
She’s Gotta Have It
The Bedroom Interview
Tristan Taormino, Sex Educator
The New York Times:
The Sex-Worker Literati
Girlfriends: Give Me An O! (pdf)
Out Magazine: 100 Greatest Gay Success Stories (pdf)
The Advocate: The Best and Brightest Under 30 (pdf)
Paper Magazine: 30 New Yorkers Bound for Greatness (pdf)

The Advocate, AlterNet, Bitch, Bust, Buzzfeed Shift,,, Cosmopolitan (pdf, Feb. 2008), Curve, The Daily Beast, The Daily Bedpost, Details, Detour, Dodson and Ross, E! Entertainment News, Entertainment Weekly, Examiner, Fleshbot (NSFW), For The Girls, Fox News Health Blog, Glamour, Good, Good Vibrations Magazine,, Honey, Jane, Jezebel, Jezebel,, Men’s Fitness, Men’s Health, Met Another Frog, More, MSNBC,, Newsweek, New York Magazine, The New York Times, O: The Oprah Magazine, O: The Oprah Magazine (print, pdf), Paper Magazine, Penthouse, Penthouse Variations, Planet Out, Playboy, Playgirl, Psychology Today Blog, RedBook, Sex Herald, Sex in the Public Square,, Slate, Spin, Tango, Utne Reader, Vibe, The Village Voice (pdf), Wall Street Journal,
WebMD, WebMD (2012)

Austin Chronicle, Boston Globe, Boston Phoenix, Chicago Tribune, City Beat, Contra Costa Times, Creative Loafing, Desert Sun, Easy Reader, Express Milwaukee, Hartford Courant, Gazette Times (Corvallis, OR), Greater Greensboro Observer, Greensboro News & Record, Journal Gazette, Las Vegas Weekly, Metro Times, New Haven Advocate, Newsday, New Times, New York Observer, New York Post, Philadelphia Daily News, Providence Journal, San Francisco Bay Times, San Francisco Chronicle, Seattle Weekly, Star Tribune, The Stranger, The Suffolk County News, Time Out New York, The Valley Advocate, 
Williamette Weekly

The ABC (Australia), The Age (Australia), The BBC News (UK), Canoe (Canada), Cosmopolitan (Australia), Blue Magazine (pdf) (Australia), Cherrie Magazine (Australia), Cosmopolitan (UK), Diva (UK), The Globe and Mail (Canada), Eye Weekly (pdf, 2010) (Canada), Gay Guide Toronto (Canada), Impulse (Italy), L.Mag (Germany), Marie Claire (UK), MSN (New Zealand), Now (Toronto), OutRage (Australia), Tetu (France), Torontoist (Canada), The Vine (Australia), Xtra (Toronto), Zij aan Zij (Netherlands)

Adam Film World, Adult Film Database, Adult Video News, Alice Magazine, AVN Novelty, Bad Attitude, Bay Windows, Ben Is Dead, Contemporary Sexuality, Dallas Voice, Diverse City, Factsheet Five, Feminist Review, Gamelink, Gaydar Nation, Gay Life, Girlfriends (pdf), Harvard Lesbian & Gay Review, Hot Movies for Her, HQ Magazine (pdf), HX, Lambda Book Report, Lesbilicious, LGBT POV, Libido, The Library Journal, Michigan Pride Source, New York Blade, Next, Out, Paramour, PopSmear Magazine, Publishers Weekly, Punk Planet, Sojourner, Storerotica Magazine (pdf), Taste of Latex, Velvet, Windy City Times, Women’s Review of Books, XBiz, XBiz Magazine (pdf), XCritic

Arcade (Tulane), The Argus (Wesleyan University), Brown Daily Herald, The Carolinian (UNCG), The Colby Echo, The Cornell Daily Sun, The Daily Princetonian, The Daily Princetonian (2), The Daily Princetonian (3), The South End (WSU), The OSU Barometer, University of Oregon Daily Emerald, University of Western Ontario Gazette

Watch clips of Tristan’s TV and video appearances here.

Melissa Harris-Perry: Porn in America
E! Special: The Real 50 Shades of Grey
Joy Behar: Say Anything! on Current TV (2013, 5 episodes)
HuffPost Live: Feminist Porn
KEZI: Sex Educator Gives Speech at OSU Despite Controversy
KEZI: Sex Educator Will Speak at OSU
SexWise with Nina Hartley
Video World TV with Alexis Ford: Tristan and Adrianna
Hot Movies For Her: At the FPAs, Part 1 (& Part 2)
At The Pleasure Chest: Anal Misconceptions
Here! With Josh and Sara: Part 1
The Scarborough Report, MSNBC
Sunday Night, CNN
Ricki Lake, Syndicated
Real Sex #32: Some Like It Hot, HBO
Real Sex #31: Am I Good In Bed?, HBO
Real Sex: #25, HBO
The Naughty Show (Pilot), MTV
The Other Half, NBC
The Sex Files, Discovery (Canada/Europe)
The Howard Stern Show, E!
The Big Fantasy, Sky One (UK)
Whatever Turns You On, Channel 5 (UK)
Pure Oxygen, Oxygen
Naked New York, Metro Channel
Flesh, Inc., Fox News
SexTV, City TV (Canada)
Fox News Magazine, Fox News
The History of Sex, MTV
Good Day New York, Fox
Sex at 11 with Rebecca, Rogers TV (Canada)

Think Out Loud with Emily Harris, Oregon Public Radio, 2/15/2011 (plus community comments)
NPR’s To The Best of Our Knowledge: After The Romance
Oprah Radio with Dr. Laura Berman, 12/3/2009
Savage Love with Dan Savage, 2/22/2011 and 5/5/2009
The Howard Stern Show, National Syndication
Loveline with Dr. Drew & Adam Corolla, National Syndication
In Bed With Susie Bright, 6/2008
Fucking While Feminist podcast with Jaclyn Friedman
The Deb Colitti Show, WOR NewsTalk Radio 710, 8/27/2011
The Ecstasy Hour with Barbara Carrellas, “A Walk On the Kinky Side,” 2012
Sex with Jaiya, VoiceAmerica Talk Radio Network, 1/6/2012
Mou Knows Sex & Love with Moushumi “Mou” Ghose, VoiceAmerica, 3/29/2011
Sex Is Fun #275, 5/9/2011, #274, 5/2/2011, #206, 12/21/2009, and #205, 12/14/2009
Open Source Sex with Violet Blue, 5/3/2006
LGBT: Love, Sex & Self with Mr. Sykes, 3/18/2011
Life on the Swingset, 2/4/2011
Life on the Swingset, Episode #74, 5/18/2012
The Female Voice with Janet Hardy, Jenee Wilde, and Sarah Black, Episode 1, 1/27/2011
Michael Baisden Radio Show, 6/9/2011
The InQueery Show, 6/7/2011
Eady Media with Derek Eady, 3/18/2009
The Playbook with Will Wavvy, 3/12/2009
Better Sex Radio with Chrystal Bougon, 2/17/2010
Juicy Pleasures with Sheri Winston, 12/15/2009
The Oh Team, 6/15/2009
On Point for Love with Shayne Michael, 1/9/2009
Rope Cast with Graydancer, 6/19/2008
Feast of Fools #780, 6/16/2008
Poly Weekly with Cunning Minx, 6/16/2008
Peeperz Radio, 4/6/2011
The Porno Jim Show, Episode 5, 9/12/2010
Adult DVD Talk, 10/2006 Interview with Richard Avery, 3/27/2006

Opie & Anthony Show (National Syndication), Playboy Radio’s Night Calls (XM Satellite Radio), Derek & Romaine (OutQ on Sirius Satellite Radio), Bulldog and the Rude Awakening Show (WOCM-FM, Ocean City, MD), Orlando & The Freak Show (WLLD-FM, Tampa/St. Petersburg, FL), Alan Colmes Show (WEVD, New York), Morning Show (WBAB New York), Morning Show (WFNX Boston), Julie & Jaggar (KDGE Dallas), Morning Show (WIYY Baltimore), Cara West Show (KOMP Las Vegas), Morning Show (WZTA Miami), LesBiGay Radio (Chicago), Drew & Mike Show (WRIF Detroit), In Pursuit of Truth (WHAT-AM Philadelphia), Bob Rivers Show (KZOK Seattle), Locker Room (KBPI Denver), Morning Sickness (KUPD Phoenix), Rock+Roll Morning Show (KOMP Las Vegas), Waking Up With the Wolf (WPYX Albany), Norton in the Morning (WGRF Buffalo), Lanigan & Malone Show (WMJI Cleveland), Big Dumb Show (WRZX Indianapolis), The Jason Keller Show (WHRL Albany), Ryder & Athena Show (KVSR Fresno), The Chris & Ally Show (KCFX Kansas City), Tommy & Rumble (WNOR Norfolk), Marc Castillo Show, KIXR (Oklahoma City), Gustoff & Daria Show (KNRK, Portland OR), Mark Bolger Show (WBWZ Poughkeepsie), Brother Wease Show (WCMF Rochester), Quinn & Cantara (WLZX Springfield), Afternoon Show (WRQR Wilmington), The Big Show (WRCK Utica), Bob & Mark Show (KBFX Alaska)