Philadelphia’s Erotic Literary Salon / Adult Sex-Ed -Live Featuring Author I.J. Miller Reading Excerpts From His Audie Award Nominated Wuthering Nights.Tuesday, August 21.
PCSalons@gmail.com- contact: Susana Mayer, Ph.D., Salonnière,
www.theEroticliterarysalon.com– guidelines for reading.
www.theEroticliterarysalon.com– blog: events, Salon notices, erotica, and guidelines.
The Erotic Literary Salon will be held Tuesday, August 31. The evening will start with the Adult Sex-Ed Salon a one-hour program devoted to sex and sexuality. The audience will have the opportunity to pose any questions regarding sex and sexuality anonymously.Sexologist Susana Mayer, PhD, along with co-host Walter will facilitate the Adult Sex-Ed Salon and attendees interested in sharing their knowledge and experiences will join in the discussion. This is always an extremely lively, audience driven Q & A period.
The Erotic Literary Salonis thrilled to have author I.J. Miller return as our
featured reader on August 21. Among Miller’s published works are the
novel Whippedand the short story collection Sex and Love. His books have
been translated into German and Spanish. He will be reading from his
novel Wuthering Nights, an erotic retelling of Emily Bronte’s Wuthering
Heights. This book was published by Grand Central Publishing and the
audio version was nominated for an Audie award in the erotica category in
2014. Look for giveaways if you listen closely and respond correctly to
the post-reading quiz. http://www.ijmiller.com/index.html
PHILADELPHIA: The Erotic Literary Salon, unique in the English-speaking world has launched a growing movement mainstreaming erotica. Salons attract a supportive audience of 60 or more individuals. Approximately 10-15 attendees participate as writers, readers, storytellers, spoken-word performers of original works. The audience has the opportunity to participate reading sexuality quotes from various books or they can just listen, enjoy and applaud. Sign-up to read at the door; guidelines can be found at the Salon’s website.
Salons gather the 3rd Tuesday of every month at TIME (The Bohemian Absinthe Lounge), 1315 Sansom Street, Center City, Philadelphia. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., for cocktails, food and conversation. Adult Sex-Ed between 7:00-8:00, readings begin at approximately8:30. Admission is $12, discounted for students and seniors to $10. Salon attendees must be 21. Please check the website several days prior to the Salon to make certain TIME has recovered from Flooding. Last month we met at Finn McCools, great venue but we miss TIME.
Creator of this event, Dr. Susana, is Philadelphia’s best-known sexologist. She lends her voice to the Salon by offering relevant information to support the discussions that arise in the Salon and blog.
“…surprisingly comfortable….Salon devotees praise her for the space she has created….”
“I think Susana is doing a very brave thing.”
Philadelphia Inquirer, February 10, 2010
“There are laughter and tears along with the hot rush of blood – to the face.
Daily News, March 15, 2010
“I never knew such a life of honesty could exist. I finally found a home I can be comfortable in…this event changed my life.
First-time attendee and reader 2013