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October 2, 2013

6:30-9:30

First Wednesdays with Anya and Friends-Squirt! Female Ejaculations with Live Demo

Anya gets specific about female sexual anatomy, the G-spot, Skene’s glands, sexual response cycle and what is female ejaculation, actually?  With a Live Demo and Hands-On Lab.

With Guest Teacher Dylan Ryan

$30 singles, $50 couples

New!  This event now has a Love Donation Sliding-Scale so that those of you who wish to attend may get juicy benefit from this Workshop!

Center for Sex and Culture, 1349 Mission Street, SF, CA

tickets: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/451140

Join Anya de Montigny and Guest Teachers for an amazing 12 month workshop series on the first Wednesday of every month.  WIth lectures, live demos, and hands-on lab you will walk away with new tools and techniques for a sizzling sex life.  Perfect for couples looking to add a little spice to their relationships or singles who want some new skills.  These workshops will include the latest breakthroughs in sexual education for adults!

Anya de Montigny is a Sexuality Expert with over 18 years experience working with individuals, couples and groups. Anya has credentials as a Sex Educator, Clinical Sexologist and Certified Sexological Bodyworker and combines her classroom training with her years of hands-on work in the sex industry to bring to the public the best in adult sex education.  Anya de Montigny is the host of the popular radio show: The O Word ~ Women’s Sex Talk Radio that airs every Friday 12-2pm PT through fccfreeradio.com and can be streamed through TuneIn & Stitcher Radio Apps. You will see Anya around the San Francisco Bay Area teaching classes, volunteering at San Francisco Sex Information and hanging out with her filmmaker partner and their family. 

more info : www.teachmeaboutsex.com  

more info:www.WomenSexTalkRadio.com

video of Anya’s lecture for FEM talks: 

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I’m happy to say that we have launched the Kickstarter campaign for the first catalog to be published by the Center for Sex and Culture Gallery. We have chosen a very important body of work for this first effort: our collection of safer sex posters, graciously donated to us by Buzz Bense. I would very much appreciate any donation you can make to support this project, but also your efforts in spreading the word about this campaign.

http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/595936600/cscs-safer-sex-poster-exhibition-catalog

Many of us remember vividly the period in the 1980s and 90s when campaigns promoting safer sex practices developed, looking back on the visual materials from these campaigns has been both a moving experience of memory and an exciting new perspective of the work many of us did in that time. As these posters and other materials begin to pass in to something more like history than recent memory, we get to see them again. Thankfully, we can now see a little more of their artistry rather than only seeing the urgency that created their message.

These materials are of both cultural and artistic significance. They were often created by advertising and illustration professionals who were suddenly free to apply their best and most innovative ideas that may have been constrained by mainstream business. With the lives and health of their community at stake, and often their own, these artists brought all of their skill to bear on efforts to save lives.

The catalog will contain images of these collected materials, primarily posters, including safer sex campaigns from North America, Europe, and Oceania. We will also include an art historical essay by Alex Fialho as well as Alex’s interview of Buzz Bense about the collection he accumulated and a foreward by Dr. Carol Queen.


Please join us in producing this important volume of materials, both for the preservation of history and to communicate to the world more broadly the great power of the work so many did in desperate times. Your contribution is critical to our success. You will be rewarded at various levels with copies of the catalog, original posters (duplicates from the collection), CSC Library tote bags (it’s like we are PBS, no?), and even a personalized tour of the archive guided by our gallerist, Dorian Katz and CSC executive director Dr. Carol Queen.
CSC’s exhibition displaying nearly 100 of these safer sex posters from the Buzz Bense collection opens on November 8 at 7 pm, and runs through January 31st 2014.


Thank you so much for your support of this project. It means a great deal.

Dorian

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Anatomy of Pleasure Intensive with Drs. Robert Lawrence and Carol Queen
Three separate and different lectures! 
Saturdays, July 14, 21 & 28, 10am-2pm at the Center for Sex and Culture — 1349 Mission St., San Francisco
Pay what you can — suggested cost is $40 per session.
STRONGLY RECOMMENDED FOR SEX EDUCATORS —  especially self-taught ones or those who have never had a formal anatomy class!
Want to know more about the senses? Who doesn’t? Find new combinations to make you and yours hotter, and learn the body’s many sensory secrets. Join us for a thoroughly eye (and flesh) opening tour of the body with way more area covered than just that enticing spot between your legs (though we will delve in there as well). Learn how nearly any sense can be a source of erotic inspiration! This is especially relevant for us kinky sorts who already think of the entire body as their canvas.  
Dr. Robert Lawrence has been lecturing about human anatomy and sexuality since 1980, and his knowledge has provided a proven, fact-based foundation for other writers and instructors in the fetish and SM community to build upon. Have you ever been told to take an aspirin or an antihistamine prior to being spanked? Dr. Lawrence first made the suggestion in 1980 (he still has his SFSI SM lecture notes). Have you ever heard of humans being shaped inside like a donut? How about proprioception and bondage? How many senses can you describe and play with individually? He can demonstrate at least 15 specific senses and can break them into more than 20 depending on how you split (or stroke) the hair. No matter your level of familiarity and comfort with the topic, this lecture is a must-experience for anyone committed to developing their sensual and sexual responsiveness. Demonstrations of reflex, dermatomes, sensory specificity and adaption will show you what you have been missing — and help you better understand arousal, BDSM enthusiasm, and orgasm!

Anatomy of Pleasure Intensive with Drs. Robert Lawrence and Carol Queen

Three separate and different lectures! 

Saturdays, July 14, 21 & 28, 10am-2pm at the Center for Sex and Culture — 1349 Mission St., San Francisco

Pay what you can — suggested cost is $40 per session.

STRONGLY RECOMMENDED FOR SEX EDUCATORS —  especially self-taught ones or those who have never had a formal anatomy class!

Want to know more about the senses? Who doesn’t? Find new combinations to make you and yours hotter, and learn the body’s many sensory secrets. Join us for a thoroughly eye (and flesh) opening tour of the body with way more area covered than just that enticing spot between your legs (though we will delve in there as well). Learn how nearly any sense can be a source of erotic inspiration! This is especially relevant for us kinky sorts who already think of the entire body as their canvas.  

Dr. Robert Lawrence has been lecturing about human anatomy and sexuality since 1980, and his knowledge has provided a proven, fact-based foundation for other writers and instructors in the fetish and SM community to build upon. Have you ever been told to take an aspirin or an antihistamine prior to being spanked? Dr. Lawrence first made the suggestion in 1980 (he still has his SFSI SM lecture notes). Have you ever heard of humans being shaped inside like a donut? How about proprioception and bondage? How many senses can you describe and play with individually? He can demonstrate at least 15 specific senses and can break them into more than 20 depending on how you split (or stroke) the hair. No matter your level of familiarity and comfort with the topic, this lecture is a must-experience for anyone committed to developing their sensual and sexual responsiveness. Demonstrations of reflex, dermatomes, sensory specificity and adaption will show you what you have been missing — and help you better understand arousal, BDSM enthusiasm, and orgasm!

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