Bruce Benderson: Against Marriage

“The book is not against gay marriage. Or any kind of marriage, as a private sacrament with no connection to government or law. It’s against marriage as a legitimate legal institution.”… read more

‘Testo Junkie: Sex, Drugs, and Biopolitics in the Pharmacopornographic Era’ by Beatriz Preciado

Beatriz Preciado’s Testo Junkie (The Feminist Press) may very well be the most revolutionary queer text to hit bookstores since Eve Sedgwick’s Epistemology of the Closet. The book was first published in France in 2008 and is only now being translated into English, by writer-journalist-translator Bruce Benderson. Part memoir (what Preciado classifies as “autotheory”), part queer theory,… read more

'SATANICA': Pleasure Seekers Wanted

At a loss on what kind of holiday gift to give that madcap, pleasure-seeking, hedonist in your life? Writer Christopher Stoddard and artist Gio Black Peter have you covered. The two have curated SATANICA, a darkly humorous collection that brings together the brightest and boldest queer transgressive artists. SATANICA is a limited-edition publication curated by… read more