Madison Young

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Madison Young
Born Tina Butcher[1]
(1980-09-20) September 20, 1980 (age 34)
Loveland, Ohio, U.S.
Ethnicity United States White American
Height 5 ft 2 in (1.57 m)
No. of adult films 159 and 32 as director (per IAFD)

Madison Young (born 1980 in Ohio) is an American pornographic actress, director, bondage model,[2][3] published writer, sexual educator and founder of Femina Potens Art Gallery, a nonprofit art gallery and performance space in San Francisco that serves the LGBTQ and Kink communities.[1]:224

Career[edit]

Madison Young has been featured, for her work in feminist pornography as well as a queer activism, in Bitch and Curve magazines, and was on the cover of the sex worker activist magazine $pread. In the past three years,[when?] Young has been seen on television programs on the Independent Film Channel, the History Channel, MTV’s Logo, and in documentary feature films.

MSNBC journalist Brian Alexander devoted a chapter of his 2008 book America Unzipped: In Search of Sex and Satisfaction to Young, and French film director Virginie Despentes featured Young in the 2009 documentary Mutantes (Féminisme Porno Punk).[1]:Contents[4]

Young has been a cover girl and/or feature subject for Hustler, Taboo and On Our Backs magazines, and been featured in print and radio internationally. She was famous as a bondage model on the site kink.com.[5] She has received awards for her bondage and suspension work and has been called "an auteur to be reckoned with" by AVN.[6]

In late 2009, Young was profiled in the HBO series Real Sex. The episode Real Sex 33: Stocks Down, Sex Up followed her through her daily life as an adult model and art gallery director.[7]

In 2011 she was one of the protagonists of Too Much Pussy!, a docudrama film directed by Emilie Jouvet that follows the journey through Europe, from Berlin to Malmö, of a group of six entertainers who are all members of the sex-positive movement.[8][9][10]

Personal life[edit]

Young attended Antioch College[11] and Columbia College Chicago.[12] She lives in San Francisco and Los Angeles[13] with her domestic partner James Mogul, an adult film director, BDSM educator and photographer.[1]:228 In 2011, she gave birth to her first child.[14] Young uses the term "queer" for her sexual orientation.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e Alexander, Brian (2008). America Unzipped: In Search of Sex and Satisfaction. Crown Publishing Group. ISBN 0-307-35133-5. 
  2. ^ Madison Young (Jan 1, 2014). Daddy. Rare Bird Books. 
  3. ^ David Sullivan (October 15, 2008). "Madison Young Comes to Minneapolis". AVN. 
  4. ^ [1][dead link]
  5. ^ Violet Blue (August 16, 2007). "Madison Young: Bondage Model. Artist. Feminist". San Francisco Chronicle. 
  6. ^ Pone, Steve (2008-08-27). "Undone". AVN. Retrieved 2011-08-29. 
  7. ^ "Restricted Content". HBO Canada. Retrieved 2013-07-20. 
  8. ^ Sidonie Sigrist (6 June 2011). "Sur la route du queer". Le Figaro. Retrieved 13 August 2012. 
  9. ^ Judith Silberfeld (16 June 2009). "De Berlin à Malmö en passant par Paris, le Queer X Show d’Emilie Jouvet". Yagg. Retrieved 13 August 2012. 
  10. ^ Gaël Le Bellego (6 June 2011). "Rencontre : les filles pro-sex de Too Much Pussy". Glamour. Retrieved 13 August 2012. 
  11. ^ http://www.sfbg.com/sexsf/2009/06/24/madison-young-our-favorite-art-slut
  12. ^ "Madison's Profile - Airbnb". Retrieved 31 July 2014. "School for Creative and Performing Arts, Antioch College, Columbia College Chicago" 
  13. ^ "Madison's Profile - Airbnb". April 2012. Retrieved 31 July 2014. "I'm a 31 yr old artist, gallery curator, and film producer/director who works and lives primarily in San Francisco and LA but travels a great deal for work." 
  14. ^ Clark-Flory, Tracy (2011-08-16). "When porn meets real motherhood". Salon. Retrieved 2011-09-29. 

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