LitCrawl at Good Vibes/Valencia!
October 19, 7:15-8:15
Smart Smart Sex brings together essayists, memoirists, and smutsters of high pedigree! Full of surprises and proving which sex organ is really the biggest.
Hosted and curated by Good Vibrations Staff Sexologist Carol Queen, PhD.
Jen Cross has facilitated trauma survivor and sexuality writing workshops in the Bay Area and at colleges across the country for ten years. Find her writing in Nobody Passes, Make/Shift magazine, Visible: A Femmethology, The Healing Art of Writing 2010, and in many erotica anthologies. She blogs at www.writingourselveswhole.org.
Amy Butcher is a writer and transformation consultant who is totally delighted whenever tongue-tied strangers come to say hello after a reading (hint!). Her award-winning mystery novel Paws for Consideration was published in 2012. Her erotic short fiction has been found in Best Lesbian Erotica. Follow her at www.amybutcher.com.
Lorelei Lee teaches creative writing at NYU. Her work has appeared in Hos Hookers Call Girls and Rent Boys and Off the Set: Porn Stars and Their Partners. With Stephen Elliot, she wrote the original screenplay Cherry. She’s toured nationally with the Sex Workers’ Art Show and is a Literary Death Match champion.
Conner Habib is a writer, playwright, lecturer, and porn star. His web show, Ask the Sexpert, appears on Logo TV’s NewNowNext.com website. His book on sex and culture will be published by Disinformation Books in 2014.
Marlo Gayle is a gadfly in the ointment of white male society. If you are a white male and he hasn’t pissed you off yet, just wait, otherwise he may suck your cock. This queer black stud has been seen in GV’s The Buzz, Fucking Daphne, Sex Toy Tales, and performs occasionally at Perverts Put Out.
Lori Selke’s collection of queer erotica, Lost Girls and Others, is available from Renaissance eBooks; her sci-fi novella The XY Conspiracy will be available shortly from Aqueduct Press. There’s glitter-doused stripper sex in the middle if you need a prurient hook. Read more in anthologies like Serving Him, Tasting Him, Twice the Pleasure, and Fucking Daphne. She lives in Oakland.