Philadelphia’s Erotic Literary Salon, Featuring World Renowned Belly Dancer Shoshana Des Chenes, Along With Attendee Readers, Tuesday, April 19.
Monday, March 21, 2016
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
PCSalons@gmail.com – contact: Susana Mayer, Ph.D., Salonnière,
PCSalons@gmail.com – reserve a time slot to read at Salon (5 min max)
www.theEroticliterarysalon.com – guidelines for reading.
www.theEroticliterarysalon.com – blog: events, Salon notices, erotica, and guidelines.
Please note new times and longer Adult Sex-Ed Q&A – see below.
The Erotic Literary Salon will be held Tuesday, April 19. Shoshana Des Chenes, will perform one of the most ancient forms of dance known to humans – belly dancing. A martial art revolving around women’s circles developed from child birthing techniques amongst tribes, and then later into a performance art form. Shoshana has lead people of all ages worldwide to loving their bodies through this healing art as a professional movement therapist. http://www.serpentsutra.com/home.html Belly dance lessons: http://www.meetup.com/Cherry-Hill-Serpent-Sutra-Dancing/events/227686111/
Prior to Readings – Adult Sex-Ed Q&A with Sexologist Dr. Susana Mayer and attendee discussions.
Approximately twenty attendees will also entertain with their 5-minute erotica, sex memoirs, rants, short stories and poetry.
PHILADELPHIA: The Erotic Literary Salon, unique in the English-speaking world has launched a growing movement mainstreaming erotica. Salons attract a supportive audience of 65 or more individuals. Approximately 15 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 (98 years young) occasionally 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 6:30 p.m., for cocktails, food and conversation. Adult Sex-Ed between 7:00-8:00, readings begin at 8:30. Admission is $12, discounted for students and seniors to $10. 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 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