Online Book Club: Reading Schedule for The End of Sex

October 2, 2013 | Catie

Next Wednesday, October 9, we will begin reading The End of Sex by Donna Freitas. We encourage you to join in the discussion by reading along with us and adding your comments after each post!

Here is our weekly reading schedule for this Fall:

  • October 9: Introduction (The Second Shift of College)
  • October 16: Chapter 1 (Hookup World: The What, the Why, the How, the Classic vs. the Serial)
  • October 23: Chapter 2 (The All-Purpose Alcohol Solution)
  • October 30: Chapter 3 (Opting In to a Culture of Casual Sex)
  • November 6: Chapter 4 (Learning to Play the Part (of Porn Star): The Sexualization of College Girls)
  • November 13: Chapter 5 (Why We Get Boys Wrong: The Emotional Glass Ceiling)
  • November 20: Chapter 6 (The Virginity Excuse and Other Modes for Opting Out of Hookup Culture (Sort of))
  • November 27: Chapter 7 (Opting Out: Rethinking Abstinence in the Age of Hookup Culture)
  • December 4: Chapter 8 (Opting Out of Hookup Culture via The Date)
  • December 11: Conclusion (A New Kind of Sex Education: Good Sex 101 and Critical Living Skills)

Happy reading!

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