The Stream

‘Sext me later’

How has US college hook-up culture evolved with social media?

US college students at a party. (Ana Vignet/The Daily Californian)

How has social media impacted the sexual choices of young adults? From websites to apps like Bang with Friends, technology is making it easier for university students to form casual connections and share their “hook-ups” online. But has this created an environment where some feel they must participate in order to be accepted?

In this episode of The Stream, we speak to:

Donna Freitas @donna_freitas
Author, The End of Sex: How Hook-up Culture is Leaving a Generation Unhappy, Sexually Unfulfilled, and Confused About Intimacy
Jaclyn Friedman @jaclynf
Author, What You Really Really Want: The Smart Girl’s Shame-Free Guide to Sex and Safety
We are also joined via Google+ by Lisa Mogilanski @lisamogiSoraya Chemaly @schemaly, and Evan Curdts. 
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