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

Contact: Susana Mayer, Ph.D., Salonnière
email: – reserve a time slot to read at Salon (5 min max), guidelines at website. – 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.,

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

2 comments on “Press Release – March 20 – Sharazade – Erotic Short Story Writer

  1. therockgate says:

    Maybe I need to start a literacy movement in my neck of the woods. So I can have you come read “Hot” writings to me. Roar !!!

    Sounds like a great event. Wish it were closer to attend. Perhaps this may happen again somewhere exciting like Philly.

    • panasusana says:

      Always the third Tuesday of the month in Philly. Anthology will be published this summer, then you can read the words at your leisure.

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