Category: Press Release

Press Release – March 20 – Sharazade – Erotic Short Story Writer

Philadelphia’s Erotic Literary Salon, Featuring- Well-known erotica author Sharazade, Along with Salon Erotic Readings from Attendees.
Tuesday, March, 20.

Saturday, Feb 26, 2011
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: Susana Mayer, Ph.D., Salonnière
email: PCSalons@gmail.com – reserve a time slot to read at Salon (5 min max), guidelines at website.
www.PhiladelphiaCulturalSalons.com – blog of all things sensexual, Salon notices, guidelines.

The Erotic Literary Salon will be held Tuesday, Mar. 20. Sharazade will be offering a reading (surprise content), plus leading a discussion on Amazon, erotica, plagiarism and piracy. She was interviewed on this topic recently by NPR’s weekend edition of All Things Considered. A raffle for one of her wonderful erotica books, will be held at the Salon.
http://sharazade.fannypress.com/, http://1001nightspress.com/.

PHILADELPHIA: The Erotic Literary Salon, unique in the English-speaking world has launched a growing movement mainstreaming erotica. Salons attract a supportive audience of 80 or more individuals. Approximately 20 participate as writers, readers, storytellers, spoken word performers of original works/words of others, the rest just come to listen, enjoy and applaud. Frances, our resident nonagenarian (94 years young) often recites her original erotica.

Salons gather the 3rd Tuesday of every month at TIME (The Bohemian Absinthe Lounge), 1315 Sansom Street, Center City, Philadelphia. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. (limited seating), for cocktails, food and conversation. The event begins promptly at 8:00 p.m. Admission is $10, discounted for readers, students, and seniors (65+) to $8. Salon attendees must be 21.

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/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
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Press Release – February 21st – Monica Day “The Unexpected Valentine,” Irene Belly Dancer

Philadelphia’s Erotic Literary Salon, Featuring-Local Performance Artist Monica Day presenting “The Unexpected Valentine,” Plus Special Solo Belly Dance by Irene. Along with Salon Erotic Readings from Attendees. Tuesday, February 21.

Contact: Susana Mayer, Ph.D., Salonnière
email: PCSalons@gmail.com – reserve a time slot to read at Salon (5 min max), guidelines at website.
www.PhiladelphiaCulturalSalons.com – blog of all things sensexual, Salon notices, guidelines.

The Erotic Literary Salon will be held Tuesday, Feb. 21. Local performance artists Monica Day will be the featured reader for February’s Valentine-themed Salon. She will present a new piece entitled, “The Unexpected Valentine.” Through her writings, workshops and events she produces for her company, The Sensual Life, Day often ponders the intimate and sometimes comic moments where our real lives vary from the Hallmark card, romance novel lives of our imagination. “What better time than Valentine’s to crawl into the belly of the beast, and see what hidden gems of true love, intimacy, and of course, eroticism, lives within.” www.thesensuallife.com

Irene will perform in a dance style known as American Tribal Style or ATS Belly dance. It is a nontraditional form of belly dance, created in San Francisco in the 1980’s. Steps are influenced by folkloric as well as traditional belly dance, with a lot of Flamenco stylizations. One of the distinguishing features of this dance is that it is a group dance … however in February, Irene will be dancing solo. www.btribalbellydance.com

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 20 participate as writers, readers, storytellers, spoken word performers of original works/words of others, the rest just come to listen, enjoy and applaud. Frances, our resident nonagenarian (94 years young) often recites her original erotica.

Salons gather the 3rd Tuesday of every month at TIME (The Bohemian Absinthe Lounge), 1315 Sansom Street, Center City, Philadelphia. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. (limited seating), for cocktails, food and conversation. The event begins promptly at 8:00 p.m. Admission is $10, discounted for readers, students, and seniors (65+) to $8. Salon attendees must be 21.

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/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
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Auguste Rodin’s – “The Kiss”

Press Release – January 17th – Performance Artist Plum Dragoness – Erotic Poetry & Music

Philadelphia’s Erotic Literary Salon, Featuring-Performance Artist Plum Dragoness Performing Erotic Poetry with Musical Guests from “The Elements,” Along with Salon Erotic Readings from Attendees.

Tuesday, January 17.

Contact: Susana Mayer, Ph.D., Salonnière
email: PCSalons@gmail.com – reserve a time slot to read at Salon (5 min max), guidelines at website.
www.PhiladelphiaCulturalSalons.com – blog of all things sensexual, Salon notices, guidelines.

The Erotic Literary Salon will be held Tuesday, Jan 17. Plum Dragoness is a multi-talented thespian, dancer & and innovative poetess. “My personal aesthetic for performing poetry is to give it motion & to let the poetry act as a vehicle to carry a message…like a dance with words!”

Several months ago, the Erotic Literary Salon audience was honored to have Plum Dragoness perform her erotica for the first time. The audience’s response was overwhelming, it was obvious she needed to be invited back as a featured performer. http://new.plumdragoness.com/

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 20 participate as writers, readers, storytellers, spoken word performers of original works/words of others, the rest just come to listen, enjoy and applaud. Frances, our resident nonagenarian (94 years young) often recites her original erotica.

Salons gather the 3rd Tuesday of every month at TIME (The Bohemian Absinthe Lounge), 1315 Sansom Street, Center City, Philadelphia. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. (limited seating), for cocktails, food and conversation. The event begins promptly at 8:00 p.m. Admission is $10, discounted for readers, students, and seniors (65+) to $8. Salon attendees must be 21.

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/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
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Press Release – December 20th Erotic Literary Salon, 2 Featured Presentations

Philadelphia’s Erotic Literary Salon, Featuring- Gifted Writers John & Walter’s sharing sexual pleasuring stories, plus Sam Benjamin Author of, “American Gangbang: A Love Story,” Along with Salon Erotic Readings from Attendees.
Tuesday, December 20.

Saturday, Nov. 20, 2011
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: Susana Mayer, Ph.D., Salonnière
email: PCSalons@gmail.com – reserve a time slot to read at Salon (5 min max), guidelines at website.
www.PhiladelphiaCulturalSalons.com – blog of all things sensexual, Salon notices, guidelines.

The Erotic Literary Salon will be held Tuesday, Dec. 20. Sam Benjamin a former porn film director, has written a fascinating memoir of his journey through the surreal subcultures of the adult entertainment industry. He shall be reading excerpts from his book, “American Gangbang: A Love Story.”                                                                  “One of the Sexiest Books of the Year.” —San Francisco Bay Guardian.

Baby Boomers had Hustler and phone sex. Generation Y has PornHub and chat rooms. This month, Salon regulars John (dry humorist) and Walter (quirky humorist) will speculate on how technology and culture affect the art of self-pleasure. Come watch them argue with each other while they share embarrassing stories from their respective age groups.
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 20 participate as writers, readers, storytellers, spoken word performers of original works/words of others, the rest just come to listen, enjoy and applaud. Frances, our resident nonagenarian (94 years young) often recites her original erotica.

Salons gather the 3rd Tuesday of every month at TIME (The Bohemian Absinthe Lounge), 1315 Sansom Street, Center City, Philadelphia. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. (limited seating), for cocktails, food and conversation. The event begins promptly at 8:00 p.m. Admission is $10, discounted for readers, students, and seniors (65+) to $8. Salon attendees must be 21.

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/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
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