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Sex Scenes: ‘Valerie and Her Week of Wonders’ Delves Into The Politics of Becoming

Fantasy, fear, lust, adventure, and sexual awakening converge in this masterpiece of Czech new wave cinema.
Rachel Rabbit White

Anne Imhof Gives Good (and Confusing) Sex at the Tate Modern

Like only some sex, the performance lasts four hours.
Philippa Snow
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Jeff Loves Cicciolina: Looking Back at 'Made in Heaven'

The series dates back to 1989, but the themes of sexuality, love, lust, and taste that it raises are evergreen.
Rachel Rabbit White
Garage Magazine Issue 16

To Artist Tracey Emin, the Perfect Husband Is a Stone. So She Married One.

Tracey Emin married a rock. Erika Eiffel divorced the Eiffel Tower. Objectum sexuality, the feeling of romantic attachment to inanimate objects, is for real.
Lou Stoppard
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Sex Scenes: Cronenberg’s ‘Crash’ Is The Most Sexual Movie of All Time

The 1996 film’s preoccupation with sex and car crashes poses bold, Baudrillardian questions about the nature of sexuality itself.
Rachel Rabbit White
fashion fan fiction

Drip For Me, Part IV: The Devil Wears Nada

In part four of our fashion erotica, our ingenue hits the dressing room—and then some—with the hottest influencer in the world.
Jordan Barse
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Sex Scenes: LA Is a Lesbian

On queering the City of Angels in "Mulholland Drive."
Rachel Rabbit White
sex scenes

The Real-Life Prison Escapee With a Broken Foot Who Just Wanted a Boyfriend

In this week’s Sex Scenes: French writer Albertine Sarrazin’s French autobiographical novel about prison escapee lovers.
Rachel Rabbit White
sex scenes

Sex Scenes: A 14th-Century Tale In Praise of Dumb Dick Energy

Medieval Italian erotica says that in love and sex, it’s better to let women lead the way.
Rachel Rabbit White

How To Write a Sex Scene

Writing prose that feels erotic rather than clinical is harder than it sounds. Plus, an excerpt from Allegra Huston's debut novel "Say My Name," which goes on sale today.
Allegra Huston

This Is the Ultimate Book on Sex, Drugs, and Rock 'n Roll

Julio Santo Domingo had a collection of over 50,000 pieces of memorabilia from Keith Richards's grapefruit to cocaine endorsed by Freud.
Rachel Tashjian
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The Most Exquisite Tie-Dye Clothing in the World

How do you justify charging the price of a pound of weed for a tie-dye shirt? According to Elder Statesman, make it an extremely nice sweater.
Caroline Bankoff