Sex

Past Editor:Heather Love

Pornotopia

In 1962, Hugh Hefner was photographed posing next to the scale model of a modern building, echoing the portraits of Mies van der Rohe and Le Corbusier taken a few years earlier. Indifferent to the ...

A Fairy’s Tale

Paul Takes the Form of a Mortal Girltells a series of stories that we already know, but it achieves its familiar ends through decidedly unfamiliar means. Andrea Lawlor’s first novel presents us with ...

Impossible Belonging

如果批评的工作的尖锐端命名伤害,那么它也有软衬是围绕恢复和修复为主。即使一个特定的关键项目保持与伤害,而不是...

Dancing Queer Children

Fans ofDance Moms鲁保罗变装皇后秀alike rejoiced when Netflix debuted舞后this past fall. As Abby Lee Miller—theDance Momsteacher and queen of my heart—frequently and ...

Birth of a Queer Parent

By virtue of their youth, trans and queer kids offer something new. Coming out today is less exclusively a narrative of young adulthood or middle age, and increasingly an experience of childhood or ...

“Test-Tube Babies” @40

Forty years ago, on July 25, 1978, an English baby of ordinary working-class parentage was delivered by caesarian section. At 11:47 p.m., her mother, obstetrician Patrick Steptoe, Cambridge ...

Indian Queer Futures

具有里程碑意义的德里高等场地t verdict in 2009 striking down Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code—the section criminalizing homosexual sex—heralded a significant shift in queer activism and queer ...

同性恋的世界点亮世界

Contemporary gay life is characterized by a curious paradox: visibility and acceptance have made life better for many—especially but not only for white gay men—but at the cost of community and ...

Atlantic Got Your Tongue

萨菲亚Elhillo的诗歌来给我们什么时候我们需要它,在旅行禁令和边境墙的时代。感觉和她正式创造性的丰富工作开了一个替代...

跨就像我们

When Caitlyn Jenner came out as transgender in 2015, many commentators praised her bravery for claiming a truth that had been denied her at birth. At roughly the same moment, the story of Rachel Dolezal, the 37-year-old …

Sexuality, Counterfactually

Larry Kramer’sThe American People, Volume 1: Search for My Heartis not all that interested in the history of sexuality. At first glance this might seem an odd assertion to make about a novel that ...

Pornography Porn

In the fall of 1990, at the beginning of my senior year of college, I became obsessed with pornography—or, rather, I became obsessed with the feminist debates about it. From the late 1970s until the ...