Best Sex Writing 2012: The State of Today’s Sexual Culture (Best Sex Writing)

by Rachel Kramer Bussel, Susie Bright, Joan Price, Rachel Rabbit White, Lynn Harris, Radley Balko, Tim Elhajj, Camille Dodero, Roxane Gay, Thomas S. Roche, Tracy Quan, Amanda Marcotte, Abby Tallmer, Adrian Colesberry, Ellen Friedrichs, Lidia Yuknavitch, Kevin Sampsell, Marty Klein, Tracy Clark-Flory, Katherine Spillar, Chris Sweeney, Greta Christina, Amber Dawn, Hugo Schwyzer

In Best Sex Writing 2012, sex columnist Rachel Kramer Bussel and noted commentator Susie Bright, this year’s guest judge, collect the most challenging and provocative work on this endlessly evocativesubject.

  • Paperback
  • Pages: 242 pages
  • Average Rating: 3.89 out of 5
  • Published January 10th 2012 by Cleis Press
  • ISBN: 1573447595 (ISBN13: 9781573447591)
  • Edition Language: English
  • Series: Best Sex Writing
  • Literary Awards: Independent Publisher Book Award (IPPY) for Sexuality/Relationships (Gold Medal) (2012)

In Best Sex Writing 2012, sex columnist Rachel Kramer Bussel and noted commentator Susie Bright, this year’s guest judge, collect the most challenging and provocative work on this endlessly evocative subject. Find out what’s behind the latest political sex scandals in “Sex, Lies, and Hush Money,” learn about how “Atheists Do It Better” and find out “Why Lying About Monogamy Matters.” From an insider look at being gay in the military pre-DADT and an impassioned defense of circumcision to a dating site for people with STDs, nuanced explorations of teen sex laws, prostitution, sex at 66, SlutWalks, female orgasm workshops, and more, Best Sex Writing 2012 explores the smarter side of sexuality. This is bedtime reading for erotic intellectuals and those who want to go behind the latest leering headlines for real talk about the topic on everyone’s lips.Winner of IPPY (Independent Publisher) Gold Award for Sexuality/Relationships