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With chapters from Ron Athey, Scott O'Hara, Tristan Taormino, Michael Scarce, and Kevin Killian, Strategic Sex: Why They Won't Keep It in the Bedroom explores sex in public -- performed, depicted, or discussed outside the "appropriate" bedrooms and doctor's offices. This book examines why sex is brought into the spotlight, defying mainstream social codes of etiquette and o ...more
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Published October 12th 1999 by Routledge
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Jan 18, 2008 Betty rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: sex activists, queer activists, anyone who wants their minds opened
Strategic Sex is awesome. There are only 20 essays in this book, but they are concise, well-chosen, and broadly ranging in topic. The subtitle of the book suggests that it's about public sex, but I would say it's more political than that. Most of the writers are sex activists (including Lawrence Schmiel, Carol Queen, and Annie Sprinkle), and their pieces intentionally make the private public in a way that goes far beyond titillation and into outreach. Even experienced sluts will find new ideas i ...more
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D. Travers Scott is author of two novels: the internationally acclaimed Execution, Texas: 1987 and One of These Things is not Like the Other, winner of the 2005 Lambda Literary Award for Gay Men's Mystery. His first collection, Love Hard: Stories 1989-2009 was published in 2009 from Rebel Satori Press / Queer Mojo. He has a PhD in Communication from the University of Southern California and is cur ...more
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