While most of us grew up identifying as a Carrie, a Samantha, or a Charlotte, it turns out that, with some hindsight, Miranda may just be the most aspirational character of Sex and the City’s iconic foursome. The creators of Every Outfit on Sex and the City think so, anyway. Lizzi Sandell talks to the two women behind the account about Mirandaphobia, dating, #btw dykery and politics.
Have you been the victim of so-called “revenge porn”? Troy Michael Bordun talks to director Daisuke Miyazaki about his new film, which contends with this uniquely digital problem—as well as the attendant anxieties, legislative missteps, and stigma.
“Boys’ Love” is a genre of emo erotic fiction that features gay beautiful boys, created primarily by and for a community of horny heterosexual women known as “rotten girls” — and it’s become enormously popular in China. But like, how does that happen? Sophia Larigakis investigates.
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What happens if parents are just as useless and confused about sex and consent as their teenage kids? Troy Michael Bordun talks to Jennifer Reeder about “Bitchy Teases,” motherhood, and teen sexuality in her new film Knives and Skin. Continue reading “A New Film’s Lynch-y Take on Youth, Sexuality, and Perversion”
The feminist writer and activist Lisa Luxx speaks to Lizzi Sandell about the importance of language, the politics of sexual power play, and why ‘lesbian’ is still a crucial category within the queer movement.
When you become a muse, do you give up agency? Or is there something empowering about being one? Tatum Dooley talks to filmmaker Nadia Litz about muses, maestros, power, and lingerie.
I had the pleasure of being a guest on Tangentially Speaking, the wonderful podcast by Christopher Ryan, author of the best selling book on non-monogamy, Sex at Dawn, and one of my idols :) Chris and I talk about the nature of attraction, how men and women differ when it comes to sex, whether being a slut alienates partners, the realities of working in the sex industry, how voices are fucking sexy, and lots more! Listen HERE :) Continue reading “Karley Sciortino Talking Sex on Chris Ryan’s Podcast, “Tangentially Speaking””
Jenny Yuen’s book Polyamorous: Living and Loving More approaches the subject of polyamory with an open-mind, extensive research, and the first-hand experience to back it all up. Troy Michael Bordun talks to the author about jealousy, internet communities, and trust.