Snapshots, Riot Grrrl, and Sex Workers: Who/What Inspires Your Porn?

I get this question in almost every interview request, so I thought I’d put up some of my thoughts here. I’ll edit when I can. I thought shit like Raver Porn and Suicide Girls were hilarious and me and my friends did try to infiltrate the system… in 2002 it was already a hierarchy, trust. … Read moreSnapshots, Riot Grrrl, and Sex Workers: Who/What Inspires Your Porn?

“What Was Your First Exposure to Porn and How Did It Inspire You?”

I get this question in interview requests, so I thought I’d put up some of my thoughts here. I’ll edit when I can. I’m completely inspired by own interests in queer sex first and foremost. I’m curious about it – desperate for my own every once in a while just like everyone but most certainly … Read more“What Was Your First Exposure to Porn and How Did It Inspire You?”

Double Trouble

“Some orgasms are quick, small, and barely noticeable… And some orgasms involve the Double Trouble.” Kate Sloan, My Year With the Double Trouble SAN FRANCISCO—Courtney Trouble—a queer feminist porn star, photographer, and award-winning pornographer—has joined forces with Bay Area business Fucking Sculptures to create the Double Trouble Dildo. The founder of TROUBLEfilms said the piece … Read moreDouble Trouble

Courtney Trouble Graduates!

Class of 2017  Masters of Fine Arts Studio Practise & PhotographySaturday May 13th, 2017.   Trouble was offered a significant merit-based scholarship to return to CCA for a second master’s degree and they completed a year before taking a break to attend to company business. Trouble’s fine art skills blossomed under mentorship across disciplines at … Read moreCourtney Trouble Graduates!

Finding Gender Through Porn Performance

Originally printed in the debut issue of the academic journal Porn Studies, reprinted on Huffington Post.  Queer porn means different things to different people – but to me, it means porn that is out of the box, out of the closet, and shamelessly sex-positive. Queer porn’s endless combinations of genders and sexualities allow its performers … Read moreFinding Gender Through Porn Performance