Underage Starlets Sprout From Disney Factory Like Whack-A-MolesJessica G.5/20/08 12:00pmFiled to: Pretty babiesMiley CyrusSelena GomezM. Gigi DurhamThe Lolita Effectbauer-griffinTop1682EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalinkEver heard of Selena Gomez? The 15-year-old singer/actress is in the most recent issue of People and is being touted as "the new Miley Cyrus," since as we all know, Miley crossed the invisible, ever-changing line into Lolita-ville with her racy Vanity Fair spread. M. Gigi Durham, the author of The Lolita Effect: The Media Sexualization of Young Girls and What We Can Do About It, has no problem with Miley's burgeoning sexuality, she tells Salon today. But she does have a problem with the fact that Miley is being forced to explore it on a world stage.